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That time the Sault went loonie for a week

That time the Sault went loonie for a week

This week, we remember the one-time week-long festival held to celebrate the loonie coin designed by local artist Robert-Ralph Carmichael
Famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed a cabin in Algoma

Famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed a cabin in Algoma

The E. H. Pitkin Summer Lodge, located on Sapper Island, is the last surviving Frank Lloyd Wright building left in Canada
When Mr. Dressup came to town

When Mr. Dressup came to town

Unpacking the Tickle Trunk with Ernie Coombs on his trips to the Sault
That time a doctor submitted a design for the Canadian flag

That time a doctor submitted a design for the Canadian flag

Area physician/coroner/researcher, Jean Pigeon, researched and campaigned for health and safety in the early 60s - and designed a flag for Canada
That time gas was 18 cents a gallon in the Sault

That time gas was 18 cents a gallon in the Sault

There was a great outcry of indignation when it nearly doubled to 30 cents a gallon in 1916
Remembering when court was held at the Sheriff's house

Remembering when court was held at the Sheriff's house

Cells were built at the Old Stone House to lock up prisoners awaiting trial
Remembering the family that lived in Bellevue Park (9 photos)

Remembering the family that lived in Bellevue Park (9 photos)

This week we learn some of the history of Bellevue Park and the people who made it a magical place to grow up
That time a moose came to town. And a lot of other times, too

That time a moose came to town. And a lot of other times, too

Throughout its history, Sault Ste. Marie has seen a lot of visitors but few as popular as visiting moose
Fore! Score and no parking on the green

Fore! Score and no parking on the green

Putting about the history of one of the Sault's golf courses
Gerry Kiley got to know patients before making their eyes

Gerry Kiley got to know patients before making their eyes

For years, he was one of only three people making custom prosthetic eyes in northern Ontario