Fisherman's Picnics a North Shore tradition

Big herring catch - photo courtesy North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum - Tofte.
Big herring catch - photo courtesy North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum - Tofte.

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The annual The Fisherman’s Picnic celebrations in Grand Marais go back more than 80 years, and in those days, life was very different for the people living along the North Shore of Lake Superior.   WTIP's Carah Thomas has more.

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The Fisherman's Picnic runs through Sunday, August 8.  Schedules of events can be found at the Lion’s Club booth on Wisconsin Street in downtown Grand Marais, posted at area businesses, or click here

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