Mississippi River Paddle Forward Crew Pushes into State of Mississippi By Susan Bence • Nov 15, 2013 Eleven explorers paddling five canoes down the Mississippi River are coming ever closer to their goal. Our virtual guide Martha Brummitt checks in as tje Paddle Forward crew approaches the state of Mississippi. Three Weeks In - Whitefish Bay Native Shares Paddle Forward Progress By Susan Bence • Oct 11, 2013 Eleven people continue to paddle the length of the Mississippi. One – a Whitefish Bay native – provides a Paddle Forward update. Two Weeks In - Whitefish Bay Native Shares Paddle Forward Progress By Susan Bence • Oct 4, 2013 M Brummitt Listen Listening... / 15:34 Matha Brummitt talks about second week paddling the Mississippi. Today is day sixteen of a 10-week canoe expedition the length of the Mississippi River. We check in. One Week In - Whitefish Bay Native Shares Paddle Forward Progress By Susan Bence • Sep 27, 2013 Nine days ago, five canoes launched from the northern shores of the Mississippi River. We catch up with one of the paddlers – a Whitefish Bay native - as they navigate along the river. Whitefish Bay Paddler Part of Team Taking on the Mississippi By Susan Bence • Sep 18, 2013 This morning five sleek canoes slipped into Lake Itasca, the headwaters of the Mississippi. A member of the crew paddling the length of the river is a Whitefish Bay native.