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Museum embraces Minnesota State Fair’s past

August 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

FALCON HEIGHTS — Linda Koutsky sounds conflicted when you ask her about the new History and Heritage Center at the Minnesota State Fair.

Koutsky wrote the book on State Fair history — “Minnesota State Fair: An Illustrated History” — with…continue reading on

Medora’s trip through time: Preserve America funds help western ND town connect visitors with the past

May 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA Looking back at the rocky cliffs outlining the northern edge of town after glancing at an 1884 photo taken outside of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Chuck and Laurinda Warczak didn’t notice much difference. Continue Reading

Remember When – 1937: Temperance speaker addresses Osakis Lutheran Church

July 3, 2012 in The Osakis Review

50 years ago
July 5, 1962
Now under construction, the Osakis golf course will receive a brand new layout and will be a distance of between 3,150 and 3,180 yards. Continue Reading

TRF care center keeps memories alive

February 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

For 92-year-old Pearl Battleson, getting wheeled down the hallway of the newly built Thief River Care Center is like a trip down memory lane. Between the two living-quarters wings are rooms with false fronts that beckon Thief River Falls’ past. Continue Reading

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