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Pierre residents win Governor's Cup walleye derby

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Pierre residents win Governor's Cup walleye derby
Mitchell South Dakota 120 South Lawler 57301

PIERRE (AP) — Two Pierre residents have won the 40th annual South Dakota Governor's Cup Walleye Tournament on Lake Oahe.

The Capital Journal reports that Duane Hjelm and Tyson Keller captured the two-day tournament on Sunday, along with $13,000.

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The two have been trying to win the tournament for more than a decade, and have several second-place finishes. Keller says winning the trophy is a dream come true.

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