NORMAL, Ill. — Community parks have long been a unifier and equalizer amongst neighbors. The first Normal Parks and Recreation director was hired in 1957. The Department has evolved over the past 60+ years, now with 34 full-time staff and over 600 seasonal and part-time employees. Their latest project was the disc golf course at […]
Andy Marwede is quickly rising the ranks of the Professional Disc Golf Association. A basketball player growing up, the Alpena native did not take up disc golf until 2014. But after 36 wins and over $40,000 in earnings later, Marwede continues to emerge in his short time as a professional athlete.