News, history, and photos from Maine’s coast.

Publisher’s Note

This month Jon discusses reviving the Maine Boatbuilders Show, his new boat SARI ANN I, his on-going research.

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Publisher’s Note

This month Jon discusses reviving the Maine Boatbuilders Show, his new boat SARI ANN I, his on-going research.

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Staying on top of all the challenges the fishing industry is currently facing.

Publisher’s Note

Jon’s recent travels, fishing industry, Newport Boat Show, etc.

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Maine Coastal News is a monthly publication with news, history and photos from all across Maine’s Coast.

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Volume 35, Issue 12 of Maine Coastal News features articles on Al Dinsmore: An Enjoyable Life at Sea, Golden Globe Race Update, what’s happening in boatyards and shipyards along the coast, Sheila Dassatt’s article ‘Fall Back-Spring Forward’, Maine DMR News, and the DELA Report. Plus maritime history news from the past! And much more!