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Pete Hanson

I'm just a regular Minnesota guy that grew up on the north-side of the Cities (Fridley), spent some quality time at the U of M, chill on the weekends at the family cabin near Duluth, bleed Vikings purple, and miss the North Stars. I have a short attention span; and enjoy Eric Church, Johnny Cash, Zac Brown, Kid Rock, Pink Floyd, 80s hair bands, coffee, beer, scotch, and long sunset walks on the beach. (One of those isn't true.) I'm a two-time cancer survivor now (Colorectal 2002, Kidney 2014), and know that life is damn short -- so by all means we should be playing as hard and as often as we can. I think that's it. (Did I mention that I have a short attention span?)
Chrissy Gaetke, WJON
Chrissy Gaetke, WJON
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‘Opener by George’ to Celebrate St. Cloud & Fishing Tonight

A modified version of 'Summertime by George' is set to take place tonight at Lake George in St. Cloud from 4 to 8 pm. The 'Opener by George' is a free community picnic to celebrate the Governor's Fishing Opener this weekend on the Mississippi -- featuring live music, free meals, and vendors.

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Pete Hanson circa 1975
Pete Hanson circa 1975
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I’ll Be Reeling in Saturday’s Minnesota Fishing Opener

Ladies & gentlemen, start you boat motors -- as the 2017 Minnesota Fishing Opener arrives this Saturday. Walleye, Northern, Bass, Crappie, Trout, Perch. Bring 'em all on. I will be up north at the cabin for the big day Saturday. Part fishing, part tradition, part looking' forward to summer (and probably part making a fire).

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Stearns County Sheriff
Stearns County Sheriff
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New Faces on This Week’s Stearns County Most Wanted [Photos]

Have you seen any of these ten people who are the Most Wanted by the Stearns County Sheriff's Office? Call the Stearns County Sheriff's Office at 320-251-4240 with any information, or visit the Tri-County Crime Stoppers web site. You can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward.

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