After fire, New Ulm, Minn., grieves for what’s lost

July 4, 2011 at 4:13 am in Grand Forks Herald

Its once stately porch was blackened, its roof caved in, its perimeter marked by the yellow tape of disaster. But the scores of somber people who came by the Bohemian Bed and Breakfast in this picturesque south-central Minnesota town Sunday had no trouble recalling the iconic structure that had stood since 1899 at the corner of S. German Street. Continue Reading