November 2, 2023 | November 2, 2023
WQLN NPR first signed on the air in 1973. On November 2nd of that year, Presque Isle State Park was severely damaged by high winds and waves. Special grout-filled bags, strategically placed to protect beaches, were all washed out to sea.
This Day in History is presented by the Emmy-nominated history series Chronicles, airing Trade by the Lake, followed by Counter Balance tonight on WQLN PBS and on our TV app - Passport.