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Ice-out is one of latest on record in DL

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It’s not too often that the Minnesota walleye fishing opener comes before the official “ice-out” date on Big Detroit Lake, but this year, that’s just what happened.


“Sunday, May 12 is the 2013 Detroit Lake ice-out  date,” said Richard Hecock of the Pelican River Watershed District.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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