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September 17, 2017
A March 23, 1999, file photo of a roadside marker along U.S. 52 in Inver Grove Heights, Minn. that located the site of Medicine Bottles' Village, later renamed Pine Bend. Around 2004, when a bridge and interchange were built at 117th Street, the marker was taken down brick by brick — and stashed away. Now the county is working on resurrecting the Pine Bend Historical Marker. Craig Borck / St. Paul Pioneer Press File Photo
Historical roadside marker in Twin Cities suburb could be resurrected
September 17, 2017 - 7:17pm
September 1, 2017
Council hears new funding idea to help restore Carnegie Library
September 1, 2017 - 4:19pm
August 30, 2017
Field Museum scientists Pete Makovicky (L), Associate Curator of Dinosaurs, and Bill Simpson, Head of Geological Collections, use a cast of one of the T. rex SUE’s gastralia -- a set of bones that look like an additional set of ribs -- to show where they will be positioned on her skeleton in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters August 29, 2017. Zachary James Johnston/The Field Museum/Handout via REUTERS
Famed South Dakota T. rex 'Sue' getting a makeover
August 30, 2017 - 9:40am
August 21, 2017
Minesweepers being built for the French Navy are seen at the Canadian Car and Foundry in Fort William, Ontario (now Thunder Bay) in October 1918. (City of Thunder Bay Archives Accession #1991-1-360-73)
Without a trace: 99 years after two French minesweepers vanished in a Lake Superior storm, a new search aims to solve the mystery
August 21, 2017 - 6:00am
August 17, 2017
Captain America's 1941 debut, by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Credit: Timely - Marvel Comics.
Captain America was punching Nazis in 1941. Here's why that was so daring.
August 17, 2017 - 7:02pm
Curator Typhanie Schaffer and North Dakota State University professor Angela Smith put the finishing touches on a display case for the opening of The North Dakota Jewish Experience exhibit at Bonanzaville in West Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
Exhibit featuring Jewish contributions to North Dakota comes to Bonanzaville
August 17, 2017 - 6:00am
July 10, 2017
The scope of input on whether to reopen Grand Mound, a Native American burial mound west of International Falls, to the public is expanding to include more input from Native Americans. (Photo courtesy of the Minnesota Historical Society)
MN state director gathering Native American input on Grand Mound
July 10, 2017 - 8:30am
June 25, 2017
Marjorie Caldwell Hagen, seen in a photo from when she was in Arizona prisons from late 1992 to early 2004, serving time for arsons in Ajo,  Ariz. Her attempts for earlier release on parole met with resistance and were denied. (Image via Arizona Department of Corrections)
Marjorie Caldwell faced years of legal trouble after Duluth's Glensheen murders
June 25, 2017 - 6:00am
One of the victims of the double killings at the Congdon mansion is removed while numerous officers continue to investigate the scene. (1977 file photo / Duluth News Tribune / Forum News Service)
Trail of clues, legal twists kept Glensheen murder case going for years
June 25, 2017 - 6:00am
June 22, 2017
Annual meeting an opportunity to discuss direction of county historical society
June 22, 2017 - 5:46pm
June 7, 2017
Former President Theodore Roosevelt arrives for the laying of the cornerstone for a Carnegie Library at Fargo College, September 5, 1910.  The campus was once located south of Island Park in Fargo. NDSU Archives, Fargo
Fargo sets sights on new Teddy Roosevelt historical marker
June 7, 2017 - 5:38am
April 30, 2017
Sunday is the 50th anniversary of a storm that drowned four people -- three brothers went out onto the pier and were swept off the pier by the waves, and one of the three Coast Guard members who attempted to rescue them also drowned. Tom Mackay was a friend of Edgar Culbertson, the Coast Guard member who drowned, and sits by a plaque honoring him in Canal Park.  (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Lake Superior's 'frightful blow'
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
March 4, 2017
Anjanette Schussler, left, and Charles Rodgers of the Minnesota Historical Society talk about an album of historic photos, depicting the construction of the Minnesota State Capitol, which resides in the State Archives collection in St. Paul on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Found in a pile of garbage, a priceless piece of Minnesota Capitol history
March 4, 2017 - 1:00am
February 12, 2017
Academy students at Red Lake Middle School and Red Lake High School students competed in their school History Day Competition on Jan. 25. Submitted photo.
Red Lake students compete in History Day competition
February 12, 2017 - 9:00am
December 15, 2016
A committee has been meeting for the past year to discuss reopening to the public the Native American burial mound named Grand Mound. The site, located west of International Falls, has been closed to the public since 2007. (Minnesota Historical Society photo)
Meetings on Grand Mound reopening continue
December 15, 2016 - 9:39pm
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