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Moments In Time: The Lumberjacks of the 1950s

Lumberjacks balance on a log
Lumberjacks balance on a log

Finalcut_MIT_Buck_Loggers_20110815.mp33.15 MB

There are still loggers in Cook County, but not as many as there once were. Buck Benson grew up in Grand Marais. In this edition of Moments In Time he recalls how lumberjacks would flood the town on weekends after a hard week of work. This was back when Buck was a kid, in the 1950s.