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Gov. Evers catches biggest walleye in history of Wisconsin’s Governor’s Fishing Opener

Gov. Tony Evers caught the largest walleye known to have been caught by a governor since Warren Knowles. (Photo courtesy of Gov. Tony Evers’ office)
Wisconsin’s 2023 inland fishing season “officially” opened at the 57th annual Wisconsin Governor’s Fishing Opener in the Price County town of Phillips May 6. Anglers and local tourism officials gathered to open the new fishing season on the Phillips Chain of Lakes under cloudy skies and intermittent periods of light rain and mist.
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