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Effort under way to photographically preserve Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center

March 10, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

It’s called “Project Kirkbride” — an effort to photographically preserve America’s oldest asylums, including the one in Fergus Falls. Continue Reading

Hundreds show up for ‘flash mob’ hug at Fergus Falls landmark

July 19, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Hundreds showed up to what used to be the State Hospital on a hot Saturday morning. The Flash Mob Hug took place at the Regional Treatment Center/Kirkbride Complex in Fergus Falls. Continue Reading