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Mammoth tooth possibly found in NH local waters

RYE — A local fisherman landed a mammoth catch this week — literally. Mike Anderson was fishing for scallops on the F/V Rimrack out of Rye Harbor on Tuesday. When he winched up the scallop dredge that trawls behind the boat to catch the bottom-feeding mollusk, he noticed something strange mixed in with the scallop shells and rocks. “We knew right off it was a tooth because it has a nerve at the top,” he said. “I want to get a tusk. That would be something,” Read more