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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
March 31, 2017
Pioneer Street, one of DL's first streets, no longer exists. (Submitted photo)
Walking through history: Museum to hold historical downtown walking tours in April
March 31, 2017 - 11:00am
February 19, 2017
The interactive science and technology exhibit located in the basement ties in with the overall "Water/Ways" theme of water and the environment and showcases Minnesota fish. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Water, water everywhere...: Smithsonian traveling exhibit ‘Water/Ways’ opens Saturday in DL
February 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 3, 2017
The Scandinavian Spirits exhibit will run from Jan. 26 to Feb. 18. It explores the role of spirits and beer in Scandinavian culture. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
The spirits of Scandinavian culture: Skal exhibit opens at Becker County Historical Society and Museum
February 3, 2017 - 10:00am
February 2, 2017
Making waves: Smithsonian, MuseWeb, DL museum inviting local residents to share ‘water stories’ as part of upcoming exhibition
February 2, 2017 - 9:11am
The audience watches Pamela Longtine and Dick Kimmel play a song. The show, according to Kimmel, was truly a show for all ages. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Traditional fiddle fun: Pamela Longtine and Dick Kimmel host program at Becker Historical Society
February 2, 2017 - 9:00am
November 22, 2016
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Sucker Creek Preserve founder Sally Hausken and Becker County Historical Society President Cecil Ballard unveiled the new "Old Red River Road" sign at Sucker Creek on Thursday, Nov. 10. Hausken will be the featured speaker at the Historical Society's annual meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 5:30 p.m.
Museum to be closed this week for holiday prep
November 22, 2016 - 9:33am
November 9, 2016
Vicki Gerdes/Tribune
Detroit Lakes Vice Mayor Ron Zeman was a special guest reader at Saturday's election-themed Family Day event at the Becker County Historical Society & Museum. Zeman kept the kids enthralled with his reading of the popular children's book, "Duck for President."
Kids exercise their right to vote; Mock election, crafts a big hit during local museum’s Family Day
November 9, 2016 - 10:36am
November 2, 2016
Photo courtesy of Becker County Historical Society
Presidential portraits and informational panels on the history of voting in the United States are also included in the Becker County Historical Society Museum's new election exhibit.
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
November 2, 2016 - 8:51am
October 17, 2016
The Becker County Historical Society and Museum will actually be located closer to the  Detroit Lakes Community Center at left than these first renderings show. The front of the museum will coordinate with the building next door, but also keep its own identity with an older looking design.
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
October 17, 2016 - 5:28am
September 25, 2016
The Becker County Historical Society and Museum will actually be located closer to the  Detroit Lakes Community Center at left than these first renderings show. The front of the museum will coordinate with the building next door, but also keep its own identity with an older looking design.
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
September 25, 2016 - 5:00am
January 13, 2016
DL looks at in-kind services for museum building project
January 13, 2016 - 11:56am
September 2, 2015
The Becker County Historical Society and Museum will actually be located closer to the DLCCC than these first renderings show. The front of the museum will coordinate with the building next door, but also keep its own identity with an older looking design.
Museum to help Pavilion celebrate 100
September 2, 2015 - 11:44am
July 1, 2015
HOLGS annual meeting set July 8 at museum
July 1, 2015 - 5:05am
May 17, 2015
Becker County Historical Society Executive Director Amy Degerstrom is leaving the museum July 10. Even though it was a tough decision because the museum just kicked off a capital campaign for a new building, her husband accepted a position in Grand Forks and they will be moving. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Museum director leaving July 10
May 17, 2015 - 5:40am
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