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Hear the tales of a former lighthouse keeper

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Mike Roberts, author of The Last Keeper at Split Rock, will share maritime stories on Wednesday, June 12 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum, 205 3rd Avenue West, Alexandria. The cost is $13.


Roberts will share of his experiences as the keeper of Split Rock Lighthouse, a Lake Superior National Landmark. He was the keeper when it was deactivated in 1969. He later joined the U.S. Coast Guard and was part of search and rescue adventures.

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