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No Shrimp And Cod Fishing In Maine This Year

reposted from Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Large areas of the Gulf of Maine will be closed to cod fishing, federal regulators announced last week. The closures, now in effect, are in response to continuing declines in the cod fish population. The closure adds salt to an already sore wound. Last week, the Atlantic States Marine […]

Work Ethic, or Why I Bloodied Myself at the Inn Square

poem by Dave Morrison

Town Shuts Down Boatbuilder Over Zoning Disputes

photograph and text by Steve Cartwright Editor’s note: This article first appeared on The Working Waterfront website on January 16th; nearly three weeks seems a long time in the news world, and yet David Stimson’s plight has not changed much. “There is something terribly wrong here,” he wrote in a letter to the local newspaper. “Boatbuilding […]

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