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Way back when, Whole Foods was one lonely store in 1980, and also home sweet home to owners John Mackey and Rene Lawson. They even used the dishwasher as a shower. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Shoppers Approve Trader Joe’s & Whole Foods Rejecting GMO Salmon

As the Food and Drug administration is expected to approve the sale of genetically-modified salmon, Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods Market said they won’t sell the fish.

03/20/2013

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Bay Area Crab Boats Remain Idle As Price Dispute Drags On

Dungeness crab boats in the fishing ports of San Francisco, Half Moon Bay and Bodega Bay were idle for a sixth day because of a price dispute.

12/10/2012

Salmon filets. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Are You Buying The Fish You Think You Are?

Oceana, a Monterey-based environmental advocacy group, is conducting DNA testing on dozens of fish purchased undercover here in the Bay Area to determine if they were labeled accurately at the time of sale.

08/27/2012

Byron Duane Bates

South SF Deliveryman Who Traded Fish For Crack Sentenced To Rehab

A South San Francisco man who stole $10,000 worth of fresh fish to trade for $400 in crack cocaine was given a three-year suspended prison sentence Thursday, on the condition that he enter a residential treatment program to tackle his drug addiction.

07/19/2012

Byron Duane Bates

South SF Seafood Deliveryman Convicted Of Trading Fish For Crack

A former deliveryman for a South San Francisco seafood company is facing two-and-a-half years in prison for exchanging a load of fish for crack cocaine and abandoning his employer’s truck.

05/30/2012

Salmon filets. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Fisherman Excited For Rebounding Salmon Season

After years of watching their industry collapse, Bay Area commercial fishermen are saying this salmon season is rebounding to near record levels.

05/02/2012

Salmon filets. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pacific Fishermen Prepare For Big Salmon Season

The Pacific Fishery Management Council on Thursday approved salmon seasons that provide ample fishing time for commercial and recreational anglers in California, Oregon and Washington.

04/06/2012

Hundreds of pounds of seafood were stolen from this Pillar Point facility. (CBS)

Hundreds Of Pounds Of Fish Stolen From Pillar Point Harbor

More than 400 pounds of fresh fish and crab was stolen over the weekend from a fishery at Pillar Point Harbor in San Mateo County, sheriff’s officials said.

03/28/2012

A fishing boat makes its way through the harbor near pier 45  in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Salmon Numbers Give North Coast Fishermen Hope

North Coast fishermen are optimistic that they’ll emerge from the tough economic times they experienced during the last few years now that salmon projections have come back very positive.

02/29/2012

The Cosco Busan appears with a large gash on its side after colliding with a Bay Bridge tower in 2007. (CBS)

Bay Herring Fishery Still Suffering From ’07 Cosco Busan Oil Spill

A new study shows that Pacific herring have suffered unusually high death rates and deformities since the 2007 oil spill.

12/27/2011

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