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Finally fishin' time

Area fishermen of all ages headed to the Hennepin Canal Parkway near Sheffield recently for the first day of trout season. More than 125 fishermen were at the site by dawn when trout season opened. The canal pond by the visitors center had been stocked with 8,000 trout, with fences in place to keep the fish in the pond. Each fisherman had a limit of five fish for the day.

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