NISSWA, MN (KDAL) - The Minnesota fishing season kicked off on Saturday as Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon participated in the annual Governor's Opener on Gull Lake in Nisswa. Prettner Solon had the best luck during the opener in a boat with with her son, Matt, and 8th District Congressman Rick Nolan as she landed a couple nice walleye. Next year's opener will be hosted by the Fortune Bay Casino and the Lake Vermilion Resort Association. The last time it was held on Lake Vermilion was 2005.