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June 21, 2017
A small Nimuue exhibit sits in the Becker County Museum. The name "Nimuue" means "Lady of the Lake." (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
June 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
June 21, 2017 - 12:06pm
June 18, 2017
'Cast' is finalized for Tuesday's Solstice Cemetery Walk at Oak Grove
June 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 7, 2017
In this Jan. 17, 1962 photo from the Becker County Historical Society & Museum, Fargo-Detroit Ice Works employees are seen guiding floats of ice cakes onto a tramway, which was used to carry the ice from the lake into boxcars for shipping, or into storage icehouses. (Submitted photo)
Commemorating a cool piece of local history: County museum seeking ice harvesting stories for inclusion in new book
June 7, 2017 - 11:13am
May 26, 2017
Column: Big winners, big losers
May 26, 2017 - 6:00am
May 25, 2017
Turning back the pages
May 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 10, 2017
Brothers Lewis J. and Gustav J. Norby, who founded Norby's Department Store together back in the early 1900s, are both buried at Oak Grove Cemetery.
 (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Will the dead rise again?: Museum seeks volunteers to 'bring to life' historic figures for cemetery walk
May 10, 2017 - 7:49pm
May 8, 2017
A busy week at the museum: Becker County Historical Society to host variety of events May 10-13
May 8, 2017 - 10:00am
April 29, 2017
Column: The American Revolution's big winners, big losers
April 29, 2017 - 7:00am
April 28, 2017
Turning back the pages
April 28, 2017 - 1:30pm
Photographs of the ashes left by the 1914 fire hang on the wall next to the firehose. The display will remain up for the coming months. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
April 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
Inside Becker Pet & Garden, wood artist Greg Olson describes how he uses "repurposed" wood, metal and glass to create his rustic-themed designs. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
A feast of visual delights: Detroit Lakes Art Crawl makes a crowd-pleasing debut
April 28, 2017 - 10:00am
April 21, 2017
When the Unbelievable Uglies formed back in 1963, all of the members were from Detroit Lakes and Frazee. The band will be inducted into the South Dakota Rock & Roll Music Association Hall of Fame this Saturday, April 22 in Sioux Falls. (Submitted photo)
Uglies' beautiful music recognized: Band that got its start in DL to be inducted into SD Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
April 21, 2017 - 9:00am
April 16, 2017
Why Easter falls on wildly different dates from year to year
April 16, 2017 - 7:00am
April 3, 2017
This historic photo of Concordia College's Old Main is part of a new exhibit that just opened at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. The exhibit runs through June 10. (Submitted photo)
HCSCC opens Concordia College history exhibit at the Hjemkomst Center
April 3, 2017 - 11:00am