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January 29, 2016
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
Becker County big player in American fur trade
November 6, 2015 - 5:10am
Turning back the pages
November 6, 2015 - 5:05am
October 9, 2015
Human habitation in county spans centuries
October 9, 2015 - 5:15am
PFC. William Barker of Englewood, Colo.,   created this sketch of Pfc. Dennis Bellmore, depicting him holding the Germans at bay while his comrades retreated at Schillersdorf, Austria, during World War II. Bellmore, of Ogema, was killed in the battle, and the artist helped recover his body the next day.
Family receives letter after son dies in WWII
October 9, 2015 - 5:15am
Turning back the pages
October 9, 2015 - 5:10am
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