Salmon season set to start on the North Coast

“It’s going to be a real disaster for the local economy”-- Local UFAWU-CAW representative Joy Thorkelson expressing a convern for what may lay ahead for Prince Rupert’s economy this salmon season.

The annual quest for salmon is ready to commence on the North coast, with a fair amount of trepidation set to swim ashore along with whatever of the fish come back.

With fears of drastic reductions in returning fish, many are fearful that this year may be one of the worst years in a while for a local economy dependent on the fishery…

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