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Trophy Room: International Falls man catches 63-pound sturgeon

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Robert Sikkila with his 58-inch sturgeon caught on the Rainy River.
Contributed / Robert Sikkila
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Robert Sikkila of International Falls caught and quickly released this big, 58-inch sturgeon on the Rainy River recently during the catch-and-release sturgeon season.

Sikkila estimated the fish weighed about 63 pounds.

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