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Fish kill brings home concern

Few stories have lit up the Web site like today's story on the massive fish kill in Miles Township.

Chris Rosenblum reports and readers are commenting at a level rarely seen. There's a serious farming/environmental issue here, and this story brings it home.

I have to admit that during the news budget meeting that I asked others whether photos of dead fish -- hundreds of them -- would bring a reader reaction like we get when we run photos of dead deer or bear.

Yes, believe it, here in the middle of Pennsylvania, super hunting country, you have readers who don't want to see dead deer or bear and want to pretend hunting doesn't happen.

Well, with that in mind I asked about the fish photos. The other editors said they wouldn't bring the same reaction as hunting photos, and they were right.

Reaction or not, today's story lays out a serious concern

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