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Drop in chum price, harvest dampens gillnet year


Reports of record salmon harvests don’t extend to Haines.

Lynn Canal gillnetters hauled in fish worth $9.28 million in 2013, down from about $15 million last year, a drop attributed to reduced prices for fish and a smaller harvest.

The harvest...

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