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Developer’s woes mount with suit filed by Fagen Inc. in Granite Falls, Minn.

October 25, 2012 in West Central Tribune

BOISE, Idaho Legal challenges facing an Idaho wind energy company are mounting, after a contractor building one of its projects in Minnesota went to court asking a judge to hand over control. Continue Reading

World War II museum sents grand opening in Granite Falls, Minn.

September 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Grand opening will showcase museum and its active fleet of aircraft, vehicles Continue Reading

Fagen Fighters World War II Museum ready for takeoff in Granite Falls, Minn.

September 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune

To appreciate how prized this collection of World War II aircraft is, know this: The new, 15,000-square-foot brick-faced hangar that holds them is built to be tornado proof.
Yet despite its strength and the firepower on display in it, the signature exhibit of the Fagen Fighters World War II Museum makes weak-kneed the strongest of warriors.
A sculpture by acclaimed artist Fred Hoppe Jr. depicts a squad of American soldiers bursting from a landing craft onto the sands of Utah Beach on D-Day.
Ron Fagen knows of one veteran of the Normandy invasion who “completely broke down” when viewing the work. Continue Reading

Special air show at Sunday’s Olivia, Minn., Lions Flight Breakfast

July 26, 2012 in West Central Tribune

A special aerobatic show featuring one of the world’s most famous stunt planes will highlight the Olivia Lions Flight Breakfast on Sunday. Continue Reading

Airshow Saturday offers glimpse of WWII museum in the works in Granite Falls

June 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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