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Impact of Shrimp Quota Cuts Felt in Twillingate: Mayor

The impact of drastic cuts to the inshore northern shrimp quota are being felt this summer.  says the third shift at the Notre Dame Seafoods plant in Twillingate didn’t get any work, and he’s not sure what that will mean in the long term.  He says the second shift still hasn’t earned enough hours to qualify for Employment Insurance, and the third shift hasn’t had any work at all. Listen to the audio’s here 15:01