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Mille Lacs walleye season closes Aug. 3

Mille Lacs walleye season closes Aug. 3

Walleye fishing on Lake Mille Lacs will close at 10 p.m. Monday, Aug. 3rd. Minnesota conservation officials confirmed Sunday that the catch had exceeded the tight quota for the season.

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