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Then and Now shares historical photos and personal stories of past people, places and events and connects them to their significance today and are made possible through the continued support of Bay Mills Resort and Casino as part of the Community Leaders Program.

 

'Boats Can’t Jump: The Story of The Soo Locks' brings kids to local treasure

'Boats Can’t Jump: The Story of The Soo Locks' brings kids to local treasure

First children's book written about the Soo Locks now for sale, selling out fast
Model train enthusiasts on the right track of Sault's history

Model train enthusiasts on the right track of Sault's history

The Chippewa County Historical Society will have their open house this Saturday from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Tom Kelly recounts being on board when SS Andrea Doria sank

Tom Kelly recounts being on board when SS Andrea Doria sank

Just south of Nantucket, Mass rests the “unsinkable” SS Andrea Doria, where one of the greatest civilian maritime rescue efforts ever recorded replaces lost Italian paintings and bronze sculptures
A daughter mourns 47 years after the Edmund Fitzgerald sank

A daughter mourns 47 years after the Edmund Fitzgerald sank

“I am the daughter of a cook, and he was not supposed to be on that ship,” Pam Johnson said, waiting to board the Museum Ship Valley Camp
Blue Devils Homecoming tradition still strong after all these years (50 Photos)

Blue Devils Homecoming tradition still strong after all these years (50 Photos)

Sault High Blue Devils defeated the Petoskey Northmen 21-0, crowning senior lovers king and queen to ring in Sweetest Day
Remembering the royal visit of 1959 to Sault Ontario

Remembering the royal visit of 1959 to Sault Ontario

Remembering a visit from Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, in 1959 when even the St. Marys River was excited to see them
Jeanne Tubman's artistic story has divine inspiration

Jeanne Tubman's artistic story has divine inspiration

“The inspiration came from God,” seventh generation Sault Ste. Marie native Jeanne M. Tubman said to begin her art-filled story. “All I did was hold the brush and watch God do all the work.
Historian Bernie Arbic describes 'M-Days' 1942 and Sault at war

Historian Bernie Arbic describes 'M-Days' 1942 and Sault at war

Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, leading to the official entry of the US into war and bringing the military to town
Sault Historic Sites: Where history towers (29 Photos)

Sault Historic Sites: Where history towers (29 Photos)

'The Tower of History was built in 1968 and rises 210 feet above Sault Ste. Marie,' Sault Historic Sites
Soo Theatre a throwback to 1930

Soo Theatre a throwback to 1930

“The historic Soo Theatre building has an interesting past” – Soo Theatre Executive Director Colleen Arbic