6th Annual Governor’s Deer Hunting Opener in East Central Minnesota

Friday, August 15th, 2008 at 10:24 am

Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty is holding the 6th Annual Governor’s Deer Hunting Opener in East Central Minnesota. The governor will attend events in Cambridge, Isanti, and North Branch on Saturday November, 8th.

In a statement released Friday, Pawlenty said, “I look forward to enjoying East Central Minnesota’s great outdoors during this year’s Deer Hunting Opener. The opening of deer hunting season brings together families and friends to share in a very special and long-held tradition.”

According to Pawlenty’s office, deer hunting provides nearly 5,300 jobs in Minnesota. 475,000 Minnesota deer hunters spend $260 million in retail sales every year.

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