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Antique collectors turn dealers with downtown shop

January 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

It started by collecting old toys. And then it spread to collecting other old things — suitcases, paintings, figurines. And then the upcycling began.
It’s all about the past for Rita Wanner and her family. Her husband began collecting antique to…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Bon voyage to Mikkelson Collection

March 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR This is straight from the category of “you don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone.”
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Antique store arsonist sentenced

February 21, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

A 54-year-old Benson man was sentenced to five years in prison for setting fire to an antique store in downtown Alexandria.
Bernard Michael Drivdahl received the sentence from Judge Ann Carrott in Douglas County District Court on February 15.
He pleaded guilty to second-degree arson on October 10, 2011. Continue Reading

Antique Tractor, Car Parade set Sunday in Farmer

September 6, 2011 in The Daily Republic

FARMER The 11th annual Antique Tractor and Car Parade will be at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Sept 11, at Farmer. Continue Reading

Suspicious fire damages Alexandria antique business

October 10, 2010 in DL-Online

A fire described as a possible arson caused extensive damage at Off Broadway Antiques at 201 6th Avenue East on Thursday. Continue Reading