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AMY KIRK: Making history? Bring a woman

April 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

If you didn’t fall asleep during American History class, you know that Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led an extensive research excursion known as the Corps of [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”642671″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”",…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Lake Co. Past: April 11

April 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

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More snow?
Another snowfall last night. Hope the weather man will get everything out of his system and give us some spring weather soon. A few of the most enthusiastic autoists were out with their cars just this last Sunday. It will be some ti…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

PHOTOS: Learning Vietnam history

April 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

Medal of Honor recipient Michael Fitzmaurice talked to Sean Flynn’s Korean and Vietnam War history class at DWU Monday….continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PHOTOS: Learning Vietnam history

April 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

Medal of Honor recipient Michael Fitzmaurice talked to Sean Flynn’s Korean and Vietnam War history class at DWU Monday….continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Seventy-one years ago, a birthday to remember

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

Louise Egger can thank Lake Superior for many things: saving her ancestors from a fire, giving her grandpa an easy route when courting her grandma and providing a living for her father. Above all, Egger can thank the lake for her own safe birth.
It …continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Seventy-one years ago, a birthday to remember

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

Louise Egger can thank Lake Superior for many things: saving her ancestors from a fire, giving her grandpa an easy route when courting her grandma and providing a living for her father. Above all, Egger can thank the lake for her own safe birth.
It …continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Sioux Horse Effigy to be included in exhibition in Paris, Kansas City, NYC

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — South Dakota’s own Sioux Horse Effigy, an artifact from the collection of the Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre, will be on display in a groundbreaking exhibition of Plains Indi…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Sioux Horse Effigy to be included in exhibition in Paris, Kansas City, NYC

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — South Dakota’s own Sioux Horse Effigy, an artifact from the collection of the Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre, will be on display in a groundbreaking exhibition of Plains Indi…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

It’s a wrap: ‘History of the Apron’ featured at NCHS annual meeting

March 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON — A flour-covered apron is typically a welcome sight for food-lovers everywhere — and Peggy Olson is willing and able to tell the tale of how aprons express as much about historical trends as they do about edibles.
“Apron…continue reading on dglobe.com

Benson: Vladimir Putin and the Crimea

March 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

Three weeks ago, Hillary Clinton spoke at a fundraiser at Long Beach, Calif., and suggested that Vladimir Putin’s actions in Crimea equaled those of Adolf Hitler eight decades ago.
She said, “Now if this sounds familiar, it’s what Hitler did b…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com