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BACK IN TIME: Bike safety circa 1950

May 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

This photo shows VFW members doing a bike safety check in front of City Hall at the corner of Second Avenue and Rowley Street. Kneeling on the left is VFW member Chuck Summers, and on the far right is Police Chief Robert Kneeland. To the left of Knee…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Century and 125-year farms, ranches to be honored at State Fair

May 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON — Continuing a tradition it began in 1984, the South Dakota Farm Bureau will again be honoring farm and ranch families who have owned their land for 100 years or more.

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BACK IN TIME: Mitchell police circa 1940

April 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

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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.
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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