The Free Press, Mankato, MN

July 21, 2013

Governor's pheasant opener to be in Madelia

The Mankato Free Press

---- — ST. PAUL — Madelia will host the 2013 Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener, to be held Friday, Oct. 11 and Saturday, Oct. 12.

This is the third Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener, initiated by Gov. Mark Dayton in 2011. Previous host communities were Montevideo and Marshall.

Dayton will lead elected officials, dignitaries and celebrity hunters who will participate in the event.

The public will also be invited to take part in activities throughout the weekend. More information and updates can be found at