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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
April 3, 2013
Battle Lake museum may soon be on National Register of Historic Places
BATTLE LAKE — Though he didn’t grow up in Prospect House, Jay Johnson has many, many memories of visiting his grandparents in the 18-room...
April 3, 2013 - 9:04am
March 27, 2013
Museum ready for new exhibits
It’s beginning to look a lot like spring — at least inside the Becker County Museum, which will be starting its spring and summer schedule next week. “We will be open on Saturdays again, starting April 1,” says museum director Amy Degerstrom. The museum’s regular hours...
News / Detroit Lakes
March 27, 2013 - 12:44pm
March 8, 2013
Keep history alive at Becker Co. Museum
For the second year, the Becker County Historical Society is showing off the art of making old new again. Friday, March 22, is the Keeping History...
March 8, 2013 - 4:10pm
March 6, 2013
Bingo night at ITOW
Perham VFW Post 4020 and Friends of the Museum invite everyone to bring family and friends to an evening of Bingo, laughter, raffle drawings and door prizes, to be held Saturday, March 16 at 6:30 p.m. at SteVelly’s Steak & Seafood (formerly Mulligans) Lakeside Country Club,...
March 6, 2013 - 9:06am
August 21, 2009
Museum fund-raiser set for Sept. 24
Got on a pair of blue jeans, that's fine. Got on a long black dress, that's fine too. "Come in jeans or dress up -- it's come as you are,"...
August 21, 2009 - 3:51pm
August 19, 2009
Museum fund-raiser set
The Becker County Historical Society's annual fundraiser, "Denim & Diamonds," is set for Thursday, Sept. 24 at the Historic Holmes Theatre in Detroit Lakes. This red carpet event will begin with a social hour and silent auction at 6 p.m., followed by a 7 p.m.
August 19, 2009 - 7:51am
August 7, 2009
Museum exhibit showcases New York Mills
A new exhibit at the History Museum of East Otter Tail County features photographs from the recent and not so recent history of New York Mills. The...
August 7, 2009 - 3:45pm
June 30, 2009
County museum's gift shop great for unique souvenirs
The Becker County Museum Gift Shop is featuring items made right here in Becker County. In addition to its Detroit Lakes, Becker County and Minnesota-themed gifts, the gift shop has locally made items from Candles by Jess, Wood You Tell Me, Nature's Embrace and Lake Hailey Embroidery;...
Detroit Lakes / News
June 30, 2009 - 3:30pm
March 6, 2009
Cheesecake fund-raiser to benefit local museum
Got a craving for cheesecake? If so, you're in luck. The Becker County Historical Society is hosting a Spring Cheesecake Fundraiser. Stop in at the museum from now until Friday, March 27, to place your order for a delicious cheesecake from Creamy Creations of Callaway. Orders...
Detroit Lakes / News
March 6, 2009 - 4:46pm
October 8, 2008
Becker County Museum to celebrate 65 years Oct. 16
The Becker County Historical Society will host its annual meeting and dinner at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, in the Historic Holmes Theatre Ballroom, 826 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. This marks the 65th Anniversary of the Becker County Museum, which was established in 1943 and started...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
County museum expands its hours
Becker County Museum has extended its hours The Becker County Historical Society is happy to announce extended Museum hours this fall. Starting in September, the Becker County Museum & Research Library will be open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m., with extended hours on...
September 5, 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
August 4, 2008
Museum offers Kids Day each Thursday
The Becker County Museum is hosting Kids Days in August. Stop in each Thursday during the month of August for great activities for kids. The museum will be featuring a variety of topics relevant to the pioneer history of this area. Parents, grandparents and daycare providers...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
Becker County?Museum expands exhibit space
The Becker County Historical Society is proud to announce the opening of the lower level in the Becker County Museum. This space was closed last winter and spring to allow for an artifact inventory and care project. In addition to the main level, visitors to the museum can now...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am