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March 25, 2016
Turning back the pages
March 25, 2016 - 5:00am
February 24, 2016
Turning Back the Pages: Two sisters burned in 1936 house fire
February 24, 2016 - 4:07pm
First guns in Becker County were not ‘American made’
February 24, 2016 - 3:58pm
An American soldier in the Vietnam War turns to give instruction as firing continues ahead of him. (Photos courtesy of
Hard lessons learned: Vietnam War to be explored in Frazee class
February 24, 2016 - 3:54pm
January 29, 2016
The Becker County Historical Society and Museum has Ambrose Sprafka’s doctor’s office equipment on display. The Sprafka kept the equipment is great condition over the years before donating it to the museum. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Pippi Mayfield
Sprafka family donates father’s doctor’s office
January 29, 2016 - 5:25am
Why Minnesota men volunteered for Civil War
January 29, 2016 - 5:20am
Turning back the pages
January 29, 2016 - 5:15am
January 1, 2016
Becker County has built several courthouses and jails over the years, including the first one pictured here. PHOTOS COURTESY OF THE BECKER COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Becker County Jail has been running into road blocks since 1870s
January 1, 2016 - 5:50am
Turning back the pages
January 1, 2016 - 5:45am
Becker County was part of Louisiana Purchase
January 1, 2016 - 5:40am
December 4, 2015
The holidays were big celebration for students in country schools
December 4, 2015 - 5:10am
Ox carts wheels were first ones on the prairie
December 4, 2015 - 5:05am
Turning back the pages
December 4, 2015 - 5:00am
November 11, 2015
John Fiandaca of Dilworth, smiles on the plane to Washington, D.C., (right) for the WDAY Honor Flight in October. Fiandaca served in the Army motor pool in World War II and worked for the Monuments Men in 1945. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Dilworth farmer helped rescue artifacts, paintings hidden by the Nazis
November 11, 2015 - 11:29am
November 6, 2015
Col. George Johnston was one of the founding members of Detroit, or Detroit Lakes as we now know it. He was instrumental in the land sale from Northern Pacific Railroad. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE BECKER COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Great-grandson finds war, profiteering, the founding of DL in ancestry
November 6, 2015 - 5:15am