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If you like bass fishing, you likely will have ample opportunities to reel them in.

That's the word from DNR northern fisheries supervisor Steve Avelallemant.... 

 

"....bass abundance in the northern part of the state is high, or I should say, higher than it has been in the past...."

The bass season opener for this area begins Saturday.

The northern zone bass zone is roughly north of state Highways 64, 27 and 77. It opens Saturday. Avelallemant says it's not clear why bass are thriving...