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Closing in: Final preparations for 2018 Minnesota Fishing Opener

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OTTER TAIL LAKE - The second Saturday in May in Minnesota is circled on the calendar a year ahead of time.

People arrange their schedules around the Minnesota Fishing Opener and now that's it right around the corner, final preparations are underway. 

The fishing opener is Saturday, which always brings with it, it's usual unpredictability about the weather.

Some years there has been snow falling while searching for walleyes.

Now after the ice just came off the water, it may have many guessing about Saturday.

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