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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
18 hours 2 min ago
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
May 5, 2015
Jim and Joyce Grier pose with a 71 million year old cluster of ammonites that Joyce dug up in Montana. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Dave Wallis
Fossil hunting grandmother from Minnesota makes name for herself
May 5, 2015 - 8:48am
April 22, 2015
County gives thumbs up to museum ask
April 22, 2015 - 12:30pm
March 18, 2015
The new Becker County Historical society building will be located directly behind (west of) the existing building. The existing building will be torn down and turned into parking. GRAPHIC COURTESY OF YHR PARTNERS
County Board supports new museum for Historical Society
March 18, 2015 - 12:30pm
June 6, 2014
Perham Museum hosts History Mystery Tour
June 6, 2014 - 7:30am
May 29, 2014
An opening reception is slated to begin at 7 p.m. on June 13, featuring a presentation by author Paul M. Sailer, who told the story of that fatal bombing run in his award-winning novel, “The Oranges Are Sweet”. The reception is free and open to the public. Ronni Nordby, daughter of Art Dobias,  will be a special guest at the event. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Special World War II exhibit coming to ITOW Museum
May 29, 2014 - 12:00pm
November 2, 2013
Veterans are free at Clay County museum
November 2, 2013 - 8:00am
June 9, 2013
The in their own words museum, pictured inside and out, was once struggling financially, but leaders now say it will be OK. They said in December they had 14 months to pay off $625,000 and are already down to $300,000, with plans in place to raise that money. VICKI GERDES/RECORD
ITOW museum ‘going to be OK’
June 9, 2013 - 6:00am
May 22, 2013
Memorial Day program at Perham’s ITOW Veterans Museum
May 22, 2013 - 10:24am
May 1, 2013
ITOW Veterans Museum open house is set for Saturday
May 1, 2013 - 11:38am
Becker Co. Museum Day this Sunday
May 1, 2013 - 11:37am
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