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Northern Michigan From Above: Freighter on the St. Marys River

The St. Marys River system is a great place to view freighters.

From DeTour to the Soo, sometimes it’s only a stone’s throw away to see them.

If you’ve ever wondered what a 1,000-foot long freighter looks like from a bird’s eye view, photojournalist Jim Lehocky introduces us to the Walter J. McCarthy Jr. in this week’s Northern Michigan From Above.