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Catch of the week: 8 ounces of fish in your diet

Dietary guidelines from the government call for eating 8 ounces of fish a week, up from the average consumption of 3.5 ounces. “There’s good scientific evidence that people who eat fish have lower risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke,” said Ralph Sacco, president of the American Heart Association. Continue reading

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Mitch Landrieu has settled up with Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn

January 12, 2011 – NEW ORLEANS, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu has settled up with Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn. They had a bet on last weekend’s playoff game between the Saints and the Seahawks. Seattle won the wild card game … Continue reading

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U.S. fishermen won’t take too much of any species from the sea

[Portland Press-Herald] By Jay Lindsay – January 10, 2011 – BOSTON, For the first time in at least a century, U.S. fishermen won’t take too much of any species from the sea, one of the nation’s top fishery scientists says. … Continue reading

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Final forecasts for the 2011 salmon season

Final forecasts for the 2011 salmon season won’t be out for a few weeks, but early indicators point to another good fishery. Total Alaska catches are likely to be close to last year’s 168 million salmon, perhaps down slightly. And … Continue reading

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Time to come the raw prawn as grocery prices dip

Jacob Saulwick December 3, 2010 IT WILL be a rare experience grocery shopping this Christmas: prices are flatlining or falling. For much of the year, supermarket chains have reported little rise in the prices of fruit, vegetables and other staples. … Continue reading

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