Showing: 1-20 of 6

Kankakee Marsh

Voyageurs bring history to life at Grand Kankakee Marsh County Park

Voyageurs bring history to life at Grand Kankakee Marsh County Park

Re-enactors march along the banks of the Kankakee River on Saturday afternoon at the Voyageurs Rendezvous re-enactment at Grand Kankakee Marsh County Park.

May 17, 2014 4:55 pm
Voyageurs bring history to life at Grand Kankakee Marsh County Park

Voyageurs bring history to life at Grand Kankakee Marsh County Park

Judy Judge weaves a twine bag Saturday afternoon at the event.

May 17, 2014 4:51 pm
Alfred H. Meyer was Kankakee River restoration advocate

Alfred H. Meyer was Kankakee River restoration advocate

I consider professor Alfred H. Meyer the most learned and influential Kankakee Marsh Restoration advocate.

November 01, 2013 12:00 am

Special screening at Field Museum

HAMMOND | "Everglades of the North: The Story of the Grand Kankakee Marsh" will be screening at the Field Museum in Chicago on Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. The Grand Kankakee Marsh was one of the largest wetlands in North America. With interlocking wetlands, prairies, savannas and woodlands it was home…

February 25, 2013 11:33 am
The Story of the Grand Kankakee Marsh broadcast premiere November 5

The Story of the Grand Kankakee Marsh broadcast premiere November 5

HAMMOND | The locally produced documentary entitled: “Everglades of the North: The Story of the Grand Kankakee Marsh,” has been completed and will make its broadcast premiere on Monday November 5, at 8 p.m. (CST) on the presenting station - WYIN - Lakeshore Public Television out of Merrillvi…

November 01, 2012 2:45 pm
PHIL WIELAND: Lew Wallace, the most famous unknown Hoosier

PHIL WIELAND: Lew Wallace, the most famous unknown Hoosier

I love that I learn so much on this job. Most of what I learn probably is useless stuff, but it's interesting and could come in handy if I'm ever on "Jeopardy" or something.

September 02, 2011 12:00 am
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Do you like Purdue University Northwest as the new name for the unified campuses?

View Results