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Letter: Help sought in uncovering county school history

November 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Nobles County Country School Heritage Preservation Project Committee Pat Demuth, Jerry Fiola, Paul Hoffman, Sandy Wood, Roger Zarn

The Nobles County Historical Society has begun perhaps its most ambitious heritage preservation project ever. Over t…continue reading on dglobe.com

Sharing a heritage

July 16, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Surrounded by mounds of lefsa and thick accents, it comes as no surprise that there is a strong German, Swedish and Norwegian heritage encompassing the Midwest that has not been forgotten over the years.
Though many Norwegian ancestors came to America more than 100 years ago, members of the Alexandria Sons of Norway continue to gather and embrace their heritage. Continue Reading

Rock Rapids celebrates Heritage Days

June 11, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa Rock Rapids’ Heritage Fest will kick into high gear this weekend, but a few events are beginning earlier in the week. Continue Reading

Movember Happy Hour

November 15, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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OUR OPINION: N.D., Norway’s exciting new tie

October 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

As they celebrate their 20-year-old partnership, officials at UND and the American College of Norway should consider forging new ties over Norway and North Dakota’s newest bond: oil. Continue Reading

Tribe revitalizes Lakota language through dance

July 31, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ROSEBUD With the Lakota-speaking population rapidly aging and decreasing, the Rosebud Sioux Tribe in South Dakota is trying to encourage young children to take an interest in a language that is, in many ways, secondary to English. Continue Reading

Complete with cowcatcher, this parade unit is real eye catcher in Montevideo, Minn.

June 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

‘Old No. 7′ to make inaugural run in Montevideo’s Fiesta Day Parade Continue Reading

Time to beat the drum

April 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

With the Time Out Week celebration of Indian culture and heritage at UND already under way, the annual three-day Wacipi powwow is set to begin Friday night and run through Sunday at UND Hyslop Sports Center. Continue Reading

Willmar, Minn., insurance agencies announce merger

April 2, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Ken Ohl, president of Pioneer Heritage Insurance LLC, and Jim Lundquist, president of Willmar Insurance Agency, have agreed to merge the agencies effective April 1. Continue Reading

Bethesda Valentine

February 10, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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