Two Rivers monument honors lives lost in one of Wisconsin’s deadliest shipwrecks

TWO RIVERS, Wis. (WFRV) – The end of October marks the anniversary of an important piece of Wisconsin’s history. Over one hundred years ago, 48 people lost their lives in one of Wisconsin’s deadliest shipwrecks. On October 28, 1887, the Vernon was leaving Frankfort, Michigan headed towards Lake Michigan when a northeast gale swamped the … Continue reading Two Rivers monument honors lives lost in one of Wisconsin’s deadliest shipwrecks