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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

Alliance fighting for Killdeer Mountain

August 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

KILLDEER – Rob Sand has one last hope. As part of the Killdeer Mountain Alliance, he has worked to protect the mountains he grew up hunting and riding horses on from oil drilling. Continue Reading

ND won’t offer historic preservation grants

June 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK The North Dakota State Historic Preservation Office says grants won’t be offered to the public this year because of federal budget cuts. Continue Reading

OBIT: Lee Adler II, 88, influential historic preservationist from Savannah

February 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Lee Adler II was never content with saving Savannah’s historic homes and buildings one at a time. In 1959, he found a way to spare entire city blocks and neighborhoods from the wrecking ball that changed the way preservation groups did business not just in Georgia, but across the nation.
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Bond to be awarded to county

June 16, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Jackson Preservation Alliance loses judicial ruling
JACKSON Jackson County will get the full $25,000 bond posted by the Jackson Preservation Alliance in its unsuccessful attempt to halt the demolition of the Jackson County Resource Center, a judge ruled this week. Continue Reading

Resource Center battle continues

January 19, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Jackson County pursues Preservation Alliance bond
JACKSON Though demolition of the Jackson County Resource Center began Monday, the legal wrangling over the building may not be complete. Continue Reading

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Forum editorial: Fargo tree ordinance a tad late

December 14, 2010 in INFORUM

There is some half-serious sentiment in North Dakota that cutting down a live tree should be a hanging offense because there are so few trees in the state. Continue Reading

Nominations accepted for list of Minnesota’s 10 most endangered historic places

November 26, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota (PAM) is now accepting nominations for its annual list of the state’s 10 Most Endangered Historic Places through Friday, December 31, 2010. The Todd County Courthouse was on the list in the past. Continue Reading

Granite Falls River Front Revitalization saves building

November 17, 2010 in West Central Tribune

GRANITE FALLS A citizens’ group is saving a historic downtown building from the wrecking ball in Granite Falls.
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Preservation Society talks saving strategy

August 19, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

JACKSON The Jackson Preservation Alliance will gather evidence that the 1938 portion of the Jackson County Resource Center is of historical significance in hopes of utilizing the Minnesota Environmental Rights Act (MERA) to halt the demolition of the structure, the group’s president said at its meeting Thursday in the Jackson American Legion.
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