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Haugland in Goose Hunters Hall of Fame

“It came as quite a surprise,” Haugland said. “My daughter and others did a good job of keeping it secret.”

10/27/20 (Tue)

2020 Hall of Fame... Butch Haugland, left, is inducted into the Goose Hunters Hall of Fame Oct. 23 in Kenmare. The induction was a complete surprise to Haugland who attended GooseFest like he usually has in past years. Jerry Essler, left, presents the prestigious award to Haugland.

Editor’s note: Instead of publishing an article about a Goosefest Hall of Fame inductee before the induction ceremony, this year’s award was kept quiet in order to totally surprise the inductee.

In a year in which nothing is normal, there was plenty of shock value for the Goosefest Hall of Fame inductee, Butch Haugland.

It was a total surprise for Haugland who lives in Ambrose, who made the trip to Kenmare with his daughter, which he has done many times over the years... 


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