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Sadly, Cortez commercial fishing leader Thomas ‘Blue’ Fulford dies at 83

blue fulford cortezThomas “Blue” Fulford, who proudly championed the commercial fishing industry his entire life, and served as a leader in the tight-knit Cortez community, died March 28, 2015, at home. He was 83. “He was one of the old-school gentlemen who worked really hard. They believed in what they did, they believed in their families, and in the community. A whole culture is disappearing,” said Karen Bell, owner of A.P. Bell Fish Co. and Star Fish Co. in Cortez. Read the rest here 18:44