Ondossagon Public School broke ground in 1917, and their first graduating class was in 1919.
The school closed in 1991.
If I say that the long, cold winters can make people crazy up here, I'm not exaggerating.
On Sundays this month, and I think until it gets warmer in early March, there are races on Chequamegon Bay. "ON" the bay. Sort of like a demolition derby on ice.
We walked out to watch for a few minutes, but the wind cut like a knife at more than 20mph with gusts up to 35. It was probably 20 minutes of being back in the car with the heat on full blast before I could feel my eyeballs again.
Yesterday the temperature warmed up enough to put a melt on the top of the snow, and then it froze again overnight. The resulting effect made the snow look as if it was satin.