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Brainerd History Week

July 5, 2017
Much Obliged: Brainerd History Week was a success
July 5, 2017 - 5:14pm
June 20, 2017
Historian Carl Faust (left) listens to aviation historian Mike Petersen along with Holly Holm, Brainerd Community Action, talk about one of the original hangars for Rosko Field Saturday in the Shipman Auto Parts warehouse on the south side of Brainerd. Inside the hangar is an airplane wing,  that has been stored in the rafters for years next to a small room where a  flight instructor lived with his wife in 1946. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch Gallery
Treasures at Rosko Field
June 20, 2017 - 2:20pm
June 19, 2017
Chuck Marohn speaks Tuesday night at Harrison Elementary School about the history and future of southeast Brainerd. The presentation was a part of Brainerd History Week. 
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The history of a neighborhood
June 19, 2017 - 9:58am
June 15, 2017
Paddlers in kayaks and canoes took part Thursday night in a community paddle down the Mississippi River as part of Brainerd History Week. 
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Winding the way through Brainerd's past
June 15, 2017 - 11:06pm
Walt Straka, the last survivor of A Company, 194th Tank Battalion, laughs Wednesday at the Brainerd National Guard Armory. The armory open house highlighted military history during Brainerd History Week. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video and Galleryplay button
History Week event features Brainerd WWII voices
June 15, 2017 - 10:39am
June 14, 2017
Bonnie Magnan (left), Dottie Angier and Crystal Magnan study the guide book Tuesday for locations in downtown Brainerd during a history walk guided by Carl Faust. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Downtown Brainerd history dazzles on tour
June 14, 2017 - 5:30pm
June 13, 2017
Audrey Hastings reads the historical plaque on East River Road Monday on the site of the steamboat landing on the east side of the Mississippi River during the Brainerd History Week river view tour. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch Video and Galleryplay button
History Week: River memories flow through Brainerd's past
June 13, 2017 - 8:57am
June 11, 2017
People tour the Northern Pacific Center during last year’s Brainerd History Week. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Brainerd History Week begins Monday
June 11, 2017 - 11:00am
May 24, 2017
Brainerd History Week event to feature Mississippi River
May 24, 2017 - 4:30am
May 20, 2017
People tour the Northern Pacific Center during last year’s Brainerd History Week. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Brainerd History Week: Blast from the past
May 20, 2017 - 5:00am
April 5, 2017
Volunteers sought for history week
April 5, 2017 - 6:05am
July 3, 2016
Reader Opinion: Brainerd History pics
July 3, 2016 - 8:30pm
June 24, 2016
Barb Wenshlag of the Danish Sisterhood Amber Lodge shows Riley Walsh a Danish woven paper heart basket. Walsh is holding 3-D Danish paper stars. The paper crafts are for Exploring Danish History & Culture at the Crow Wing County Historical Society as part of Brainerd History Week. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery)
Passing down traditions: The Danish Sisterhood Amber Lodge 186
June 24, 2016 - 5:25pm
June 21, 2016
Reader Opinion: Heartfelt thanks
June 21, 2016 - 10:32pm
Ray Nelson points out some of the notable features of a rifle artifact found at Lower Hay Lake at the Crow Wing County Historical Society on Tuesday. (Brainerd Dispatch/Spenser Bickett)
History Week: Stalking a stock through history
June 21, 2016 - 11:33am
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