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Southeast Alaska salmon season: fish were there, markets weren’t

Bo Meredith has been working with salmon in Southeast for nearly 25 years, first as a commercial fisherman and then as an area management biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. He’s based out of Ketchikan. He spoke with CoastAlaska about what state managers have been seeing with this year’s salmon runs.

Ketchikan City Council cuts back hours at town’s emergency shelter

The Ketchikan City Council has voted to cut hours at the town’s only 24-7 emergency shelter due to safety concerns from neighbors. The city’s annual lease for the shelter, First City Haven, expired in May and has since been month-to-month. The new lease allows 22 hours of operation per day for the first six months. For the second six months, the shelter would be opened only at night.

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