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Delay saves Gov. Guy during Vietnam visit

August 3, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK One of North Dakota’s most popular governors had no doubt he was the target of a 1967 assassination plot in Vietnam. Continue Reading

N.D. State Historical Society seeking nominations for annual awards

June 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The State Historical Society of North Dakota is now accepting nominations for awards recognizing outstanding achievement in the field of history. Continue Reading

Still historic: Riverside retains charm, distinctive architecture

December 2, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Well-preserved homes built in “solidly middle-class styles” from 1882 to 1942 and a namesake swimming pool are included in a new historical and architectural overview of Grand Forks’ Riverside Neighborhood. The brochure, with “then and now” photographs of several distinctive homes, is the third published by the Grand Forks Historic Preservation Commission with funding from the National Park Service through the State Historical Society of North Dakota. Continue Reading

Carrington fifth-grade teacher receives History Teacher of the Year award

November 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Janice Harildstad, a fifth-grade teacher at Carrington (N.D.) Elementary School, was recently named the 2011 North Dakota History Teacher of the Year by the State Historical Society of North Dakota.

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Hess donates $2M to Heritage Center project

September 29, 2010 in INFORUM

BISMARCK The company that drilled North Dakota’s first oil well said Wednesday it had donated $2 million toward a planned expansion of the state’s Heritage Center museum. Continue Reading