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Fishing Vessel Nite Owl was from Golden Meadow

HoumaToday – As he mourns the loss of a close friend claimed by the Gulf of Mexico, Golden Meadow fisherman Larry Moore said he won’t return to the commercial fishing business. Moore owned the Nite Owl, a fishing boat that sank Friday in the Gulf. Four of its five crew members are presumed dead. “To all the families of the guys that are gone, if I could trade places with any one of them, I would,” Moore said. continued

Fort Pierce commercial fishing business concerned city giving competition an unfair advantage

FORT PIERCE — A commercial fishing business owner says the city shouldn’t use public resources for a private enterprise that would benefit a few and give his competition an unfair advantage, especially when he’s working on a similar project. Day Boat’s project includes replacing the current docks with 50 new boat slips, building a new seawall, adding new utilities, expanding the processing and refrigeration facility, creating a new fueling system for commercial boats and the public, and reconstructing the existing buildings. Read more