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Low Sockeye Escapement Leads to Chilkoot River Closure


The posting at Chilkoot River salmon weir Monday indicates a paltry return of sockeye to Chilkoot Lake, resulting in the closing of Chilkoot River. For the story, see this week's online edition of the Chilkat Valley News. Kevin Ward photo.