Managers ‘cautiously optimistic’ about Yukon king goals – Strong sockeye catches continue

23523_354387901211_7651997_aThe 2014 Yukon River king run could come in stronger than managers expected before the season began, they said during a June 24 conference call with Yukon residents. Other commercial fisheries throughout the state are also taking off. Statewide, the commercial catch through June 24 was 5.8 million salmon, including 4.1 million sockeye. Read more here 16:08