Coho derby kicks off tomorrow, halibut derby on Labor Day weekend
August 27, 2020
Wrangell's annual coho and halibut derbies are just around the corner. The coho salmon derby begins tomorrow, Aug. 28, and will run until Sept. 7. The halibut derby, meanwhile, will take place from Sept. 4 to Sept. 7. Last year, in the 2019 fishing derbies, over 220 tickets were sold to participants.
For those participating in the derbies, weigh-in stations will be located at the Chamber of Commerce office from Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., or the harbor master's office at Reliance Harbor from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekends. Halibut will only be weighed at Reliance Harbor, accord...