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‘In Cod We Once Trusted’: Thirty-Years Ago Ray White & Pat Fougere Starred In ‘The Canso Crisis’

Jul 14, 2019 | Business

By Andrew Macdonald

This summer marks the 30th anniversary of the Canso Crisis – in 1989 the Northern Cod Fishery began to collapse across the Atlantic, as thousands and thousands of fish plant workers lost their jobs.

This year, 30-years ago, fish processing giant National Sea Products lowered the boom on its fish plant in remote Canso.

Eight-hundred

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