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Yukon River king run hits the border

FAIRBANKS — The first Yukon River canadian-american-flag; now it’s just a matter of how many more will follow. The state is hoping at least 42,500 kings will pass the sonar before the king run is done, which would satisfy the goal set in an international salmon treaty with the Canadians to ensure the future of the run, which has declined dramatically in the last several years. Read more here 11:18