TV5 Vault: The lost anchor of the Edmund Fitzgerald
Published: Mar. 2, 2022 at 1:06 PM EST
The Edmund Fitzgerald sank in Lake Superior during a storm 46 years ago. But did you know a little over a year earlier, the Fitzgerald lost one of its 12,000-pound anchors in the Detroit River? In this edition of the TV5 Vault, Ric Mixter takes us back to July of 1992 for the recovery of the anchor.
Baseball season is finally in full swing with the Great Lakes Loons and Detroit Tigers both a month into their seasons. In this edition of the TV5 Vault, we’re going back to 1997 when Katie O’Mara caught up with legendary Detroit Tigers broadcaster Ernie Harwell.
We are sad to report that retired and long-time TV5 reporter Jay Brandow has passed away unexpectedly. In this edition of the TV5 Vault, we are looking back at one of Jay’s most memorable stories and a few funnier moments.