Northwood woman lands first-ever muskie while fishing walleyes on Lake Ashtabula

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Jul. 21—Jessica Steward of Northwood, N.D., caught and released her first muskie Monday, July 19, on Lake Ashtabula while trolling a crankbait for walleyes. The muskie measured 39 inches and weighed 10 pounds, said her husband, Justin Steward, who submitted the photo.

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