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The Columbian
Descendants of Sand Creek Massacre tell their story through arttraditional tribal regalia arriving on horseback from the East. They are being
Descendants of Sand Creek Massacre tell their story through art
The Columbian / Posted 2 hours ago
traditional tribal regalia arriving on horseback from the East. They are being welcomed at Fort Vancouver by the Nez Perce, Chinook and Cowlitz. “It represents the meetings of cultures in this area,” Levi said, and it’s something that’s still going... Read more
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The Seattle Times
State fisheries announce fishing closures related to impasse on salmon discussionsocean summer salmon fishing is also set to begin July 1 at Ilwaco, Westport, La
State fisheries announce fishing closures related to impasse on salmon discussions
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 hours ago
ocean summer salmon fishing is also set to begin July 1 at Ilwaco, Westport, La Push and Neah Bay. The council set the overall sport and nontribal catch this season at 35,000 chinook (64,000 last year) and 18,900 hatchery-marked coho... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Air support for Guard and Reserveaircraft's rotor blades had just died down and passengers and crew members were
Air support for Guard and Reserve
Havre Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
aircraft's rotor blades had just died down and passengers and crew members were starting to emerge, when the Guard's larger Chinook helicopter, a workhorse of U.S. military aircraft, arrived and settled on the other end of the tarmac. Observers... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Police say missing teen may be in dangerPolice Department is asking you to be on the lookout for Hannah Potter, 15. Po
Police say missing teen may be in danger
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 hours ago
Police Department is asking you to be on the lookout for Hannah Potter, 15. Potter was last seen at Health Solutions, 1304 Chinook Lane, at 11 a.m. on April 27. Potter requires medication and may be suicidal. She was last seen wearing a maroon... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Lethbridge woman dies following assault; second female arrestedblock of 18 St. N. When they arrived, they found a woman suffering from life-t
Lethbridge woman dies following assault; second female arrested
Calgary Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
block of 18 St. N. When they arrived, they found a woman suffering from life-threatening injuries. She was taken to the Chinook Regional Hospital where she later died. Her name and cause of death have not been released pending an autopsy, to... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
MoD payout £9k in compensation after horse left concussed by low-flying aircraftwas paid in compensation for eight incidents in Essex, including £25,000 for da
MoD payout £9k in compensation after horse left concussed by low-flying aircraft
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 13 hours ago
was paid in compensation for eight incidents in Essex, including £25,000 for damage to ground and crops caused when a Chinook helicopter made an emergency landing in July 2013. Most other claims in the region related to incidents in Norfolk.... Read more
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Ipswich Star
MoD payout £9k in compensation after horse left concussed by low-flying aircraftwas paid in compensation for eight incidents in Essex, including £25,000 for da
MoD payout £9k in compensation after horse left concussed by low-flying aircraft
Ipswich Star / Posted 15 hours ago
was paid in compensation for eight incidents in Essex, including £25,000 for damage to ground and crops caused when a Chinook helicopter made an emergency landing in July 2013. Most other claims in the region related to incidents in Norfolk.... Read more
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The Alpena News
Some Lake Huron fishes flourish while others still declineprecipitated by invasive mussels outcompeting the tiny invertebrates that serve
Some Lake Huron fishes flourish while others still decline
The Alpena News / Posted 23 hours ago
precipitated by invasive mussels outcompeting the tiny invertebrates that serve as the base of the lake's food web, and Chinook salmon preying on them en masse. Dave Fielder, Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologist at Alpena... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Fishing the North Coast: Coastal saltwater season set to take offarea spawning adults to the Klamath River basin in 2016, the PFMC approved an i
Fishing the North Coast: Coastal saltwater season set to take off
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted yesterday
area spawning adults to the Klamath River basin in 2016, the PFMC approved an in-river recreational quota of 1,110 fall-run Chinook salmon, which will be divided between the Upper and Lower Klamath as well as the Trinity. In 2015, the quota was... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Salmon fishing expected to be slow this yearA man fishes on the Sacramento River Thursday near Turtle Bay East. With about
Salmon fishing expected to be slow this year
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
A man fishes on the Sacramento River Thursday near Turtle Bay East. With about half as many fall-run chinook salmon out in the ocean this year, fishing on the Sacramento River is expected to be down this year. Fisheries officials are estimating... Read more
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The Columbian
Fishing report 4/28Angling effort has ramped up at the mouth of Wind River and Drano Lake, with a
Fishing report 4/28
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Angling effort has ramped up at the mouth of Wind River and Drano Lake, with a catch of about a spring chinook per six rods, which is about half the rate of a year ago. Combining PIT (passive integrated transponder) tag detections at Bonneville Dam... Read more
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The Seattle Times
State and tribes still at impasse on salmon fishing seasons; all of Puget Sound closes on May 1extremely poor returns of wild coho, which require harvest cuts to protect the
State and tribes still at impasse on salmon fishing seasons; all of Puget Sound closes on May 1
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
extremely poor returns of wild coho, which require harvest cuts to protect the weak runs, and the listing of Puget Sound chinook under the Endangered Species Act. Tribal officials expect they could get a permit in time to conduct limited salmon... Read more
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Philboxing
SAMMY 'THE CHINOOK' WILLIAMS READY FOR STATE TITLE SHOTone I feel I'm equal to. "Win,lose or draw I'll give it my best and hopefully
SAMMY 'THE CHINOOK' WILLIAMS READY FOR STATE TITLE SHOT
Philboxing / Posted 2 days ago
one I feel I'm equal to. "Win,lose or draw I'll give it my best and hopefully that's good enough to secure a win." The Chinook has quietly built an impressive pro record with three wins, two draws and just the one loss in a six fight career to... Read more
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Kenosha News
Nearly 40,000 tiny salmon move into townfish Wednesday afternoon. The effort aims to help bolster area rivers and Lake
Nearly 40,000 tiny salmon move into town
Kenosha News / Posted 2 days ago
fish Wednesday afternoon. The effort aims to help bolster area rivers and Lake Michigan with healthy and sustainable chinook salmon for fishing. The pond, at Seventh Avenue and Sheridan Road, will hold the tiny fish for a few weeks until they... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver names new school principals, administratorsassociate principal. Kevin Coffey will be associate principal. He currently is
Vancouver names new school principals, administrators
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
associate principal. Kevin Coffey will be associate principal. He currently is a teacher at Peter S. Ogden Elementary. • Chinook Elementary: Donna Jeffries will become associate principal. She currently is associate principal at Columbia River... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Man pleads guilty to shooting Chinook native April 27, 2016 BOZEMAN (AP) - A Bozeman man pleaded guilty Tuesday to breaki
Man pleads guilty to shooting Chinook native
Havre Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
April 27, 2016 BOZEMAN (AP) - A Bozeman man pleaded guilty Tuesday to breaking into his former girlfriend's house in violation of a restraining order and fatally shooting the Chinook native as she tried... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Starving 6-old says he was forced to eat hot-dog smoothiesThey were sentenced last week to 20 years in prison. On a Thursday morning in
Starving 6-old says he was forced to eat hot-dog smoothies
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
They were sentenced last week to 20 years in prison. On a Thursday morning in March 2014, police were called to Chinook Elementary School in Auburn, not far from Seattle, according to court records. The then-6-year-old boy, identified in... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon expands two-rod salmon, steelhead fishingTuesday that anglers with the two-rod validation on their fishing license can u
Oregon expands two-rod salmon, steelhead fishing
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday that anglers with the two-rod validation on their fishing license can use two rods when after hatchery spring chinook and hatchery steelhead in in Tillamook and Nestucca bays, plus the Tillamook, Miami, Trask, Nestucca, Kilchis, Little... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Scientists: Warm water blob may impact salmon forecastsdifferent. But it’s still a comfortable place for fish to be.” The Alaska Depa
Scientists: Warm water blob may impact salmon forecasts
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 days ago
different. But it’s still a comfortable place for fish to be.” The Alaska Department of Fish and Game recently predicted chinook salmon numbers would range between 125,000 and 219,000 kings this year along the Kuskokwim River in southwest Alaska,... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Tough competition for international trade awardand solutions, Colwick based packaging firm The Wilkins Group and lift equipmen
Tough competition for international trade award
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
and solutions, Colwick based packaging firm The Wilkins Group and lift equipment suppliers firm Vermaport Limited. Chinook Sciences won the International trade accolade at last year's awards ceremony It was the second year the... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Blevins: GCSAR trains for helicopter rescue operationsthe UH-60 Black Hawk is the most likely responding aircraft, but we also traine
Blevins: GCSAR trains for helicopter rescue operations
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
the UH-60 Black Hawk is the most likely responding aircraft, but we also trained with the UH-72 Lakota and the CH-47 Chinook. Ground communication is primarily hand signals due to the noise. Cable management on the ground is the most... Read more
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Washington State Department of Transportation
SR 123 Cayuse Pass to reopen Friday, April 29SR 410 Chinook Pass on track for Memorial Day weekend opening MOUNT RAINIER –
SR 123 Cayuse Pass to reopen Friday, April 29
Washington State Department of Transportation / Posted 3 days ago
SR 410 Chinook Pass on track for Memorial Day weekend opening MOUNT RAINIER – Despite roadway damage and debris, Washington State Department of Transportation crews plan to reopen Cayuse Pass on State Route 123 at noon Friday, April 29. WSDOT and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Loretta Sanchez suggests relaxing species law to help Californiaat a meeting in Fresno. The decades-old species act, which has been used to pr
Loretta Sanchez suggests relaxing species law to help California
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
at a meeting in Fresno. The decades-old species act, which has been used to protect fish such as the Delta smelt and Chinook salmon, has long been a target for conservatives. Democrats and their environmental allies have generally pushed... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Line Athletes of the WeekHi- April 26, 2016 Brooke Nicholson, Chinook Tennis Chinook's Brooke Nichols
Line Athletes of the Week
Havre Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Hi- April 26, 2016 Brooke Nicholson, Chinook Tennis Chinook's Brooke Nicholson has already had an incredible senior season, earning All-State honors in both volleyball and basketball. But, she might be saving her best for... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Gallant misfires once moregovernment of failing the Canadian Forces and putting troops at risk in Afghani
Gallant misfires once more
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 3 days ago
government of failing the Canadian Forces and putting troops at risk in Afghanistan. "Only Liberals would sell off our Chinook helicopters before a replacement, which was supposed to be the EH-101 helicopter, was in place," Gallant said in the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Late flying times at RAF Bensonflights late into the evening this week. Today and tomorrow the last landing a
Late flying times at RAF Benson
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
flights late into the evening this week. Today and tomorrow the last landing at the base near Wallingford, where Puma and Chinook helicopters are stationed, will be 3am while on Friday it will be at 7.30pm. A statement on RAF Benson's website... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Scientists: Warm water Blob may impact salmon forecaststhe Pacific Blob affects different salmon along the West Coast. The Alaska Dep
Scientists: Warm water Blob may impact salmon forecasts
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 3 days ago
the Pacific Blob affects different salmon along the West Coast. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game recently predicted chinook numbers to range between 125,000 and 219,000 kings this year along the Kuskokwim River in southeast Alaska, a higher... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Officials expect more king salmon in 2016management strategies with fishery representatives along the Kuskokwim River la
Officials expect more king salmon in 2016
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
management strategies with fishery representatives along the Kuskokwim River last week in Bethel. Officials predict 2016 chinook numbers to range between 125,000 and 219,000 kings, with the drainage-wide escapement goal remaining at 65,000 to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Canberra Close Up: Geoff Greykid on the planet." Latest videos National Press Club: Kate Jenkins Capital
Canberra Close Up: Geoff Grey
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
kid on the planet." Latest videos National Press Club: Kate Jenkins Capital Hill Wednesday 20 April 2016 Retired Chinook helicopter lands for the last time Capital Hill Tuesday 19 April 2016 Capital Hill Monday 18 April 2016 Latest... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Subsistence group files opposition to Ninilchik gillnetfish harvests by either the subsistence user or river management personnel,” re
Subsistence group files opposition to Ninilchik gillnet
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 3 days ago
fish harvests by either the subsistence user or river management personnel,” reads the proposal, “and will likely result in chinook harvest numbers that are above sustainable population levels.” They also said the gillnet creates a priority for one... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
DNR: Lake Michigan salmon are declining at an alarming ratechanging ever since, affecting the health of Michigan fisheries, local business
DNR: Lake Michigan salmon are declining at an alarming rate
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
changing ever since, affecting the health of Michigan fisheries, local businesses, even the actual size of King Salmon. Chinook salmon, another name for the King Salmon, are known for their large size, some weighing around 30 pounds. Wesley said... Read more
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Havre Daily News
City may limit freight containers for storagethey fear more will be forthcoming. Committee Chair Andrew Brekke passed out c
City may limit freight containers for storage
Havre Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
they fear more will be forthcoming. Committee Chair Andrew Brekke passed out copies of an ordinance recently approved by Chinook City Council that bars such containers in the city. Dave Peterson, the director of public works, suggested the... Read more
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Havre Daily News
For the Record, April 25, 201632 of Havre was arrested Sunday at 9:08 a.m. at the police station on a probati
For the Record, April 25, 2016
Havre Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
32 of Havre was arrested Sunday at 9:08 a.m. at the police station on a probation violation. Timothy Lee Dennis, 33, of Chinook was arrested for driving with a suspended or revoked driver’s license Sunday at 12:08 p.m. as an officer initiated... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Officials expect more king salmon in 2016management strategies with fishery representatives along the Kuskokwim River la
Officials expect more king salmon in 2016
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 4 days ago
management strategies with fishery representatives along the Kuskokwim River last week in Bethel. Officials predict 2016 chinook numbers to range between 125,000 and 219,000 kings. The drainage-wide escapement goal remains 65,000 to... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Officer Cadet returns home for Sarina Anzac Day paradehe graduates, he'll appoint in pilot training. He said the highlight of his tr
Officer Cadet returns home for Sarina Anzac Day parade
The Daily Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
he graduates, he'll appoint in pilot training. He said the highlight of his training so far had been riding in a Chinook, dual-blade, helicopter. "It was just awesome, I've learnt heaps," he said. "I've wanted to be a pilot ever since I... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada probes Haida Gwaii ocean fertilizing as project proposed in ChileHuneault wrote in an e-mail. Mr. McNamee predicts this year’s British Columbia
Canada probes Haida Gwaii ocean fertilizing as project proposed in Chile
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Huneault wrote in an e-mail. Mr. McNamee predicts this year’s British Columbia return should be “one of the largest chinook fisheries ever.” “The research is clear. If you put the right sort of iron in the right place at the right time that... Read more
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Daily Press
Golden Knights find clear skies on final day of Langley air showopened at the bottom so that spectators could see its anatomy. A long line of
Golden Knights find clear skies on final day of Langley air show
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
opened at the bottom so that spectators could see its anatomy. A long line of people waited to walk inside an Army CH-47F Chinook, a multi-mission helicopter placed right by the show's entrance. Down another row were at least a dozen more planes,... Read more
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CTV News
As Canada probes Haida Gwaii ocean fertilizing, new project proposed in ChileNatalie Huneault wrote in an email. McNamee predicts this year's British Colum
As Canada probes Haida Gwaii ocean fertilizing, new project proposed in Chile
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
Natalie Huneault wrote in an email. McNamee predicts this year's British Columbia return should be "one of the largest chinook fisheries ever." "The research is clear. If you put the right sort of iron in the right place at the right time that... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Bradley Lake maintenence completeBay, has been identified by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game as spawning
Bradley Lake maintenence complete
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 5 days ago
Bay, has been identified by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game as spawning and rearing habitat for coho, sockeye, and chinook salmon. The river is kept intact through a tunnel diverting water from the dammed lake. The mouth of this diversion... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Lawsuit accuses regulators of loosening Sacramento Delta water rulesfor native fish that were already struggling in the fragile estuary. Two specie
Lawsuit accuses regulators of loosening Sacramento Delta water rules
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
for native fish that were already struggling in the fragile estuary. Two species in particular, Delta smelt and winter-run Chinook salmon, are hovering on the edge of extinction. “This is just becoming habit now,” said Kate Poole, an attorney for... Read more
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The Columbian
Morning Press: Buoy 10, mayor pay raise opposed, free producefor the popular Buoy 10 late-summer salmon season at the mouth of the Columbia
Morning Press: Buoy 10, mayor pay raise opposed, free produce
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
for the popular Buoy 10 late-summer salmon season at the mouth of the Columbia River: Only adipose fin-clipped hatchery chinook will be allowed to be kept on Sundays and Mondays. The goal is to keep the season from closing prior to Labor Day,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Lawsuit accuses regulators of loosening water quality rules in Sacramento Deltafor native fish that were already struggling in the fragile estuary. Two specie
Lawsuit accuses regulators of loosening water quality rules in Sacramento Delta
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
for native fish that were already struggling in the fragile estuary. Two species in particular, Delta smelt and winter-run Chinook salmon, are hovering on the edge of extinction. “This is just becoming habit now,” said Kate Poole, an attorney for... Read more
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examiner.com
Good news for 2016 salmon sports fishing out of Ilwaco WashingtonLong Beach Peninsula. The Washington State Department of Fish & Wildlife set qu
Good news for 2016 salmon sports fishing out of Ilwaco Washington
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
Long Beach Peninsula. The Washington State Department of Fish & Wildlife set quotas at 18,900 for Coho and 10,200 for Chinook. A two-fish daily limit of which one can be a Chinook was also set. “Salmon fishing has always been the hot ticket... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Pony thinclads back at it in Belgradethis Saturday, in the Ponies’ first big meet of the season. Havre, which last
Pony thinclads back at it in Belgrade
Havre Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
this Saturday, in the Ponies’ first big meet of the season. Havre, which last competed in the Havre triangular against Chinook and North Star April 14, will head to Belgrade for the Belgrade Invitational, which starts Saturday at 10 a.m. “We... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Bluewater Anglers prepare for derby5,000-square-foot hatchery facility at the base of the Blue Water Bridges in Po
Bluewater Anglers prepare for derby
Sarnia Observer / Posted 7 days ago
5,000-square-foot hatchery facility at the base of the Blue Water Bridges in Point Edward has the capacity to raise 250,000 Chinook salmon, rainbow trout and brown trout on a yearly basis. Since 1986, hatchery volunteers have raised and released... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Bluewater Anglers prepare for derby5,000-square-foot hatchery facility at the base of the Blue Water Bridges in Po
Bluewater Anglers prepare for derby
Chatham Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
5,000-square-foot hatchery facility at the base of the Blue Water Bridges in Point Edward has the capacity to raise 250,000 Chinook salmon, rainbow trout and brown trout on a yearly basis. Since 1986, hatchery volunteers have raised and released... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
C.C. McLean students complete very successful fish raising project – Manitoulin ExpositorGore Bay Fish and Game Club members Ian Anderson and Ches Witty use nets to col
C.C. McLean students complete very successful fish raising project – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
Gore Bay Fish and Game Club members Ian Anderson and Ches Witty use nets to collect the healthy Chinook Salmon fish Grade 4-5 students at Charles C. McLean Public School raised in a micro-hatchery this past winter. The students and fish club members... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Populations of salmon, flounder added to overfishing listto overfishing. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Wedne
Populations of salmon, flounder added to overfishing list
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
to overfishing. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Wednesday that three regional populations of Chinook salmon and one regional population each of Coho salmon, summer flounder, yellowtail flounder and winter flounder are... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Gore Bay fish hatchery completes successful season – Manitoulin ExpositorGORE BAY—It has been a very successful season of raising and stocking Chinook s
Gore Bay fish hatchery completes successful season – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
GORE BAY—It has been a very successful season of raising and stocking Chinook salmon for the members of the Gore Bay Fish and Game Club (GBFGC). Members of the club planted the last of the Chinook salmon that had been raised in the Gore Bay hatchery... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Fire-damaged Grand Haven bathrooms rebuilthave now been rebuilt and reopened. City leaders say the delay was due to insu
Fire-damaged Grand Haven bathrooms rebuilt
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
have now been rebuilt and reopened. City leaders say the delay was due to insurance-related issues. The fire caused more than $200,000 in damage to bathrooms at Chinook Pier on April 2, 2015. The building has been reconstructed. (© 20... Read more
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