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May 29, 2014
Special World War II exhibit coming to ITOW Museum
It may have been weather, or a faulty engine. A U.S. Air Force crew of 10 left England for a bombing run over France during World War II. Crashing after take-off with a full load of bombs, only six returned. One of the survivors was area veteran Art Dobias, who served...
entertainment / events
May 29, 2014 - 12:00pm
June 9, 2013
ITOW museum ‘going to be OK’
Things are looking up for the In Their Own Words Veterans Museum. Faced with a daunting debt at the start of the New Year, museum leaders are now, just six months later, saying what skeptics didn’t think was possible – “ITOW is going to be OK.” In an interview with the...
June 9, 2013 - 6:00am
May 22, 2013
Memorial Day program at Perham’s ITOW Veterans Museum
Two local veterans are scheduled to share their stories “In Their Own Words” this Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, at the ITOW Veterans Museum in Perham. The program starts at 1 p.m. Dr. Bill Rose, local veterinarian and survivor of a “death experience” in Vietnam, will share...
May 22, 2013 - 10:24am
May 1, 2013
ITOW Veterans Museum open house is set for Saturday
The In Their Own Words Veterans Museum in Perham will be holding an open house to show off its new veterans and community social room this Saturday, May 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. At the same time, the museum will also unveil a new exhibit in the main gallery — a Vietnam War Memorial...
May 1, 2013 - 11:38am
April 30, 2013
May is Museum Month in Perham
Perham Mayor Tim Meehl has officially proclaimed the month of May as “Museum Month” in Perham. The museums in Perham will conduct several history-related events during the month, including the following: Saturday, May 4: Open house in the new Veterans and Community Social...
April 30, 2013 - 4:00pm
April 9, 2013
Perham museums seek director
The Board of Directors of the Friends of the History Museum of East Otter Tail County in Perham seeks an executive director to support two museums: The ITOW (In Their Own Words) Veterans Museum and the History Museum of East Otter Tail County. This exciting and challenging position...
April 9, 2013 - 3:00pm
August 22, 2008
Cold War exhibit at ITOW
On May 1, 1960, Captain Francis Gary Powers was shot down over the Soviet Union while piloting his U2 spy plane sparking one of the most famous international incidents of the Cold War. The latest exhibit at the In Their Own Words (ITOW) Veterans Museum, "Top Secret," which continues...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Former spy at ITOW Museum this Thursday
Thursday, August 14 Former spy speaks Former spy Werner I. Juretzko will speak at 7 p.m. in the ITOW Veterans Museum, 805 West Main in Perham. Juretzko was an agent for United States Army Intelligence (G-2) who survived six years in Stasi torture chambers after being captured by...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am