February 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
VERMILLION (AP) The University of South Dakota is hosting an exhibition showcasing documents and materials belonging to former Gov. Bill Janklow. Janklow died in January 2012 at age 72 from brain cancer.
January 15, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Collected information will date back to former governor’s public defender days.
November 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) The Center for Western Studies on the Augustana College campus in Sioux Falls is wrapping up a five-year effort to raise money for its archives and library, art program and educational exhibits.
August 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE The South Dakota State Historical Society-Archives recently was awarded a $57,120 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, a division of the National Archives and Records Administration. Continue Reading
July 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic
VERMILLION (AP) The University of South Dakota Foundation has established two memorial funds in the name of former South Dakota Gov. Bill Janklow.
April 4, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise
100 years ago (1912)
March 25, 1912
An announcement was made in the papers last week that there would be something doing at the Cooperative Store soon. The dates have been set for the sale to begin Friday, March 26, 1912, and continuing unabated for 10 solid days. Continue Reading
March 14, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise
100 years ago (1912)
Jan. 18, 1912
Fire last week at Hubbard: M.M. Loring’s store, post office burn
On Thursday last the store and post office owned by M.M. Loring was burned. Continue Reading
February 29, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise
EAGLE LAKE HOLE MYSTERY REMAINS UNSOLVED
Another probe planned when ice goes out
Sunday was not a good day for area residents who like to see mysteries solved in a hurry. Continue Reading
February 1, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise
Excerpts taken from the Park Rapids Enterprise. These entries are taken verbatim to preserve the flavor of the stories. That includes spelling errors and often, missing names. Continue Reading
December 24, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise
100 years ago
Oct. 19, 1911
Commercial Club has arranged for advertising
One page in Minneapolis Tribune Secured.
Entire Page will be Devoted to Advertising Park Rapids as a Summer Resort. Continue Reading