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A volunteer helps stock trout along the Willow River recently.

Trout stocking numbers reduced on Apple, Willow

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Budget cutbacks and the lack of fee increases for several years have caused a severe reduction in the number of trout planted in the Willow and Apple rivers prior to the season opener.

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In years past several thousand brown trout went into areas both above and below New Richmond. With the further reductions this year, only 1,400 rainbow trout became available for the Willow River with the stocking of the Apple completely eliminated.

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