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I havent been able to get up last 2 weeks--anything going on up there at all? or fishing that good that not telling?? lol

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I was out past the Sand Island Reef on Thursday(90-120 FOW). I marked some fish, but saw no bait fish. I did not get a single release and lost one of my homemade downrigger weights - So I lost more than I caught. But it was still nice to be out on the big lake

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