On October 28th 1974, Patrick Ratchford was seen at Lake Geneva walking to Hwy.144 to catch a ride to Timmins. He was never seen again. He was 54 years old at the time of his disappearance. He is described as 5'6- 5'8, approximately 170 lbs, fair skinned, dark blonde hair and blue eyes. Police investigation to date cannot rule out the possibility that Patrick has been a victim of foul play.
With her family by her side, Keri Cushman Freng, 39, of Holmen, WI passed away peacefully on Monday, October 28th after a 10 month battle with cancer. Keri was born on February 11th, 1974 in La Crosse, WI. She grew … Continue reading →
deckcargo.jpg On 28th September, 'GOOD HOPE CASTLE' departed Antwerp, under the tow of another Bugsier tug 'HEROS' ( 479 grt 1964 ) bound for Bilbao and the ship repair yard of Astilleros Espanoles.SA arriving on the 9th October. After extensive repairs, 'RMMV GOOD HOPE CASTLE' departed Bilbao on 19th May 1974, and arrived at Southampton to resume her position in the mail service to South Africa,