Sunday, February 17, 2008

Ole and Charlie's Marina - Tacoma WA - Fire


We usually blog about the "Mid-west Coast," that is the south side of Lake Michigan. But while following up on the Skipper Bud's fire we ran across yet another marina fire this weekend - this one at Ole and Charlie's Marina in Tacoma WA. The press coverage is much more extensive, but this link will give you an idea of what happened.

http://www.komoradio.com/news/local/15705142.html

Not a good weekend for boat storage!

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