Seeley man returns home after being marooned in Belize
June 18, 2020
Don Larson has spent the last 22 winters fishing and cruising off the Central America coastline. Due to the coronavirus, both Larson and his partner Rosie Strope ended up staying out on the open waters a lot longer than expected.
"This year we got down and got our boat ready to go, got out there and they closed all the borders," Larson said. "We were marooned for three months!"
According to the news company Reuters, many Central and South American countries opted to close their borders as early as March 15 to stop the coronavirus from spreading. This effectively stranded Larson and hundreds...