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Community raffle: Otsego man drives home his new Larson Boat

Posted on: May 28th, 2014 by brainerdchamber

The Brainerd Lakes Chamber completed the prize giveaway Tuesday as part of its Brainerd Lakes Chamber Community Raffle, proceeds from which were used to host the 2014 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener in the Brainerd Lakes Area, May 8-11, 2014. The raffle prize, fully donated by Larson Boats, a Minnesota boat manufacturer based in Little Falls, read more

‘No Bones About It’ fish fillet contest added to governor’s fishing opener picnic

Posted on: May 7th, 2014 by brainerdchamber 1 Comment

Gear Daddies ‘Zamboni’ singalong also planned to cheer on Minnesota Wild BRAINERD LAKES — How fast can you fillet a fish? Have you ever sung loud and proud that you want to drive a Zamboni? “Grand” new events have been added to the free Brainerd Lakes Area Community Picnic this Friday in downtown Nisswa, part read more

Gull Lake ice out in time for 2014 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener

Posted on: May 3rd, 2014 by brainerdchamber 1 Comment

BRAINERD LAKES —  Just in time for the Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener on Gull Lake, ice-out was declared Saturday on Gull Lake. “It’s exciting to finally see open water again. Now, we can move forward with final preparations for the 2014 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener,” said Lt. Scott Goddard, Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office. “This read more

April 1 News Release: Gull Lake ice out expected this week

Posted on: March 31st, 2014 by brainerdchamber

Open water benefits 2014 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener committee   April 1, 2014 BRAINERD LAKES — Ice logging operations will begin Tuesday to remove ice from Gull Lake now that visitors demand spring and in preparation for the 2014 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener. Beginning with Hole-in-the-Day Bay near Grand View Lodge, the lake ice will read more