25 years ago, 1988: Sandusky's Lower Lake Dock set a record shipment of coal out on the 1,000-foot freighter, M.V. Indiana Harbor. She left the No. 3 dock with a record breaking 44,779 tons of coal headed to Michigan. The Indiana Harbor was the largest ship to visit Sandusky Bay.
10 years ago, 2003: A small Canadian aircraft made a forced landing on Linwood Beach in Vermilion. The Piper Cub landed on the beach due to a problem with its propeller. The planes two occupants were not injured.