At right: Historic interpreter Trevor Rettell marks the start of the 2018 season with a musket salute at Fort Mackinac Thursday, May 3, after the traditional cannon firing failed. A load snap followed by a small puff of smoke was the result as Mayor Margaret Doud tried to fire the cannon, but it misfired four times because of damp conditions. 3p2.jpg

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