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August 17, 2017
A crop dusting pilot walked away from his one seat plane early Wednesday morning after landing it upside down a short distance southwest of Perham in August 1997. (Tribune Archive Photo)
Turning back the pages
August 17, 2017 - 11:07am
August 14, 2017
The picturesque cemetery at Eksjo Lutheran Church in rural Lake Park will be the setting for the Becker County Museum's second Cemetery Walk, set for Sunday, Sept. 17 at 1 p.m. (Photo courtesy of Tammy Odegaard/Lakes Country Connection)
Calling all local actors!
August 14, 2017 - 10:28am
August 11, 2017
A real farming dynasty: Rural Lake Park brothers plan to pass on century farm to fourth generation
August 11, 2017 - 10:30am
George Iten and his grandson, Martin Wallace, enjoying a hayride together. Marty says it was always his dream to take over the family farm from his grandpa. (Submitted photo)
'It's in my heart so deep': Rural Frazee man hopes to keep century farm in family for another 100 years
August 11, 2017 - 10:00am
August 5, 2017
And they're off! The boats that entered last year's Quake the Lake Powerboat Races kicked up quite a wake behind them as they took off from the shore. The 2017 races will be held this Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 12-13, on Little Detroit Lake, with hot laps at noon and heat races starting at 1 p.m. on both days. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
It's time to 'Quake the Lake': Boat show, powerboat races set for next weekend
August 5, 2017 - 1:38am
July 22, 2017
The damage left by the 1957 tornado that swept through he Golden Ridge area of Fargo. A small arrow indicates where the six Munson children were found dead. Photo from tribune archives.
Recent storms spark memories of past tornadoes
July 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 20, 2017
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
July 20, 2017 - 9:00am
July 19, 2017
Three men run with the hose at the 1977 Water Carnival water fights. The three seem to be winning the match. Retrieved from Tribune archives.
Turning back the pages
July 19, 2017 - 11:03am
July 12, 2017
'Voices from Ellis Island' coming to Wadena in October
July 12, 2017 - 1:27pm
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