Flashback: Highliner

December 15, 1977

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Bud Janson had been hauling in smelt by the fry pans full all week with a gillnet borrowed from Jim and Dorothy Johnson. Several other nets block the routes of schools of smelt that are in abundance in the harbor.

— From The Cordova Times archive, 1977