More hosts needed for fishing opener

Published 7:07 pm Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener organizers are looking for 18 more boat hosts for the opener May 11 on Albert Lea area lakes.

Hosts can choose to be on Albert Lea Lake, Fountain Lake, Beaver Lake, Pickerel Lake or St. Olaf Lake.

Hosts do not need to be fishing experts but need to have a properly functioning and licensed boat and a willingness to spend time talking about the area.

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People with questions about the opportunity can contact Dick Herfindahl at To apply as a boat host, visit