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Seven-year-old Collin Johnson catches 31-inch walleye on Lake of the Woods

Collin Johnson wanted to go fishing for his seventh birthday. The walleye he caught was icing on the cake. (Photo courtesy of Dominic Johnson)
For a 7-year-old’s birthday, some kids want a baseball glove or a toy or a bike. Collin Johnson, of Ogema, Minn. wanted to go fishing and to catch a fish. But no one would’ve guessed that Collin would not only catch the biggest fish of the weekend, but also that it would be a fish about which even longtime anglers salivate.
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