Kids, rainbows meet at annual Fishing Day
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The US Forest Service, Rotary, and the Alaska Dept. of Fish & Game will hold Kids Fishing Day at Swan Lake. Registration opens 8 AM Sat Jun 8, with fishing starting at 9 AM. With Ben Mann (USFS), Sharon Bergman (Rotary), Troy Tydingco (ADF&G).
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