Headline News from Northern California & Southern Oregon


Redding Sac River Closure in Effect
by Gary Heffley, MAY 30, 2017
Sacramento River - Lower

The often discussed and proposed closure of the Sacramento River from Keswick Dam to the Highway 44 Bridge in Redding to fishing has taken effect over this last weekend. Wardens have begun enforcing the closure that will remain in effect until August 1. The closure will become an annual closure from April 1 thru August 1 according to reports, and is...
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As the summer months approach and with increased sightings of White Sharks off Southern California beaches, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is issuing a reminder that White Sharks are a protected species under both state and federal fisheries laws and regulations. “White Sharks are regularly found in Southern California in summer months, usually heading to Mexico in the...
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2017 Spring Groundfish Outlook
by Tom Marking, MAY 30, 2017
Humboldt County Coast

I always enjoyed the scene from “Fiddler on the Roof” where Tevye is having a discussion with himself up in the barn loft; “on the one hand”….but “on the other hand”…and so it would go, debating the pros and cons of various decisions he was faced with. I can relate: We are open for fishing for groundfish and halibut on...
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HASA President on salmon, Humboldt Bay
by Scott McBain, MAY 29, 2017
Humboldt County Coast

What a winter! After three years of drought, the heavens opened up and provided us with record rainfall all across California. While the news for salmon fishing over the next two years is bleak, there are some bright spots in that juvenile salmon production in all of our California rivers this spring will likely be some of the best on...
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Common Questions & Answers about Vehicle Repairs
Before and After
by Don Stec, MAY 29, 2017

Question: I heard you on the radio talking about the car that was test driven eight times after being repaired at another place and the vehicle still was not correct. There must have been some time that passed after the repair. How did you get the Insurance Company to pay for the repair when they already paid once before and a...
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May We Always Remember
by My Outdoor Buddy, MAY 29, 2017

The staff at MyOutdoorBuddy wish you a safe and thankful filled day as we pay our respects and appreciation for all the men and women who have sacrificed in the name of this great country.
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