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Mike Dosan of Duluth caught this 30-inch walleye on the St. Louis River on May 19. After two years of sub-par walleye fishing, catches this year have rebounded. (Submitted photo)

Walleye anglers on the St. Louis River are having a good year

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St. Louis River anglers remember those 100-walleye days of a few years ago. The fishing was amazing, and anglers flocked to the river to get in on the action.


Then something happened. Those days were over. The water seemed to be clearer. Aquatic vegetation flourished. Walleyes became tougher to catch. A lot of anglers figured the walleyes just weren’t there.

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