River Raisin National Battlefield Park

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Re-enactors show how War of 1812 soldiers braved cold winters

December 19, 2011, 7:50 am
Saturday’s snow showers were a reminder of the difficult conditions soldiers faced during the bloodiest battle of the War of 1812 — the Battle of the River Raisin. Ken Osen of Romeo, formerly of Monroe, was one of several re-enactors from the 1st Regiment of Volunteers who offered the public ...

Our Nation's Newest National Parks

January 12, 2011, 4:25 pm
Each New Year ushers in new beginnings, and what better way to celebrate the start of 2011 than by visiting one of the National Park Service’s newest members? This year three new parks offer a chance to explore and learn more about our country’s diverse and important past, present ...