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Dockside exams for fishing vessels

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The Coast Guard is conducting free dockside examinations for all commercial fishing vessels in Wrangell May 20-23.

Any commercial fisherman interested in scheduling a dockside exam can call Jim Paul at 907-617-2523.

The website to get a prep checklist is fishsafe.info.

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