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Marching Back in Time at Fort Mackinac to the War of 1812

WBKB reporters Elijah Baker and Larissa Liska pose with the Fort Mackinac cannon before firing the morning shot. (June 22, 2018)

 

WBKB’s Elijah Baker and Larissa Liska marched to Fort Mackinac at Mackinac Island to learn about the history of the War of 1812 and how the island grew as a top tourist attraction.

From the fur trade, to the fishing industry and now tourism…Mackinac Island has continued to grow and prosper.