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Tower fishing guides win tournament on Lake Vermilion

Fishing guides Casey Sunsdahl of Soudan and Dave Schaeffer of Tower teamed to win the seventh annual City Auto Glass Walleye Classic on Lake Vermilion on Saturday. The two finished with a total weight of 14.56 pounds, including a 7.62-pound walle...

Fishing guides Casey Sunsdahl of Soudan and Dave Schaeffer of Tower teamed to win the seventh annual City Auto Glass Walleye Classic on Lake Vermilion on Saturday. The two finished with a total weight of 14.56 pounds, including a 7.62-pound walleye, the largest caught during the contest. They collected $10,000 for winning the contest.

Steve Amundson of Cook and Brandon Mihm of Buyck took second with 10.63 pounds. Tom Schlotec of Tower and Len Petroskey of Mountain Iron took third with 9.72 pounds.

A record 90 boats fished the event.

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