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NH Bill looks to protect local fishermen

While New Hampshire fishermen are struggling with federal regulations in the Gulf of Maine, state legislators are trying to give them a break with local regulations on how they store their gear at home. “(A fishing family is) not like Red Lobster operating in a commercial zone,” Cushing said. “It’s a guy who is storing traps in the back yard because his workplace is on the ocean.” Read the rest here 07:20