Trolling to open without Edgecumbe weather buoy

SITKA, ALASKA Trollers will start the commercial fishing season offshore today (7-01-09) without the benefit of the Cape Edgecumbe weather buoy.
But if this summer’s good weather holds, the buoy should be back in position before the fishing season is over.
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