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Traditional Alewife Harvest Going Strong in Woolwich

“Tell ’em they’re smoked golden brown and incredibly delicious,” said Dodge. “Even if they’re not.” Dodge, who first helped scoop alewives out of the Kennebec River tributary at age 11, said he prefers his cooked fresh, not smoked. But judging … Continue reading

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Benton Festival Honors the Alewife

First Selectman Ryan Liberty said Benton has considerable history with alewives and the festival on May 19 will give a nod to all things fish — including an alewife chowder contest, paddling with alewives and fly-fishing. The gray, green and … Continue reading

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