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September 23, 2018
Markus Krueger, programming director at the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, Minn., shows where Red Cross centers popped up in the county in 1918 during World War I and the Spanish flu pandemic. Jordan Ryan / Forum News Service
A century ago, they went to war to help: Clay County, Minn., nurses made their mark in WWI
September 23, 2018 - 2:36pm
September 18, 2018
This Was Brainerd - Sept. 18
September 18, 2018 - 3:30am
September 17, 2018
Olli Kinkkonen's headstone in Park Hill Cemetery sits near the graves of Isaac McGhie, Elmer Jackson and Elias Clayton, the victims of the 1920 lynching in Duluth. Kinkkonen was buried in an unmarked grave until 1993, when the Tyomies Society installed a headstone that reads "Olli Kinkkonen, 1881 — 1918, Victim of Warmongers." Jimmy Lovrien / Forum News Service
Finnish immigrant was 'victim of warmongers' 100 years ago in Duluth
September 17, 2018 - 8:19pm
September 15, 2018
Members of the Brookland Literary and Hunting Club view footage from Eve Austin's oral history project on the club. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Doug Kapustin for The Washington Post
The story of a secret poker society started by pioneering African-Americans
September 15, 2018 - 6:00am
The "Batman House" is one of the attractions featured on Joe Laurin's Lake of the Woods app. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service
App opens portal to Lake of the Woods
September 15, 2018 - 5:29am
September 9, 2018
Susan Mulholland, Duluth Archaeology Center, and Crosslake Area Historical Society board president Tom White discuss diggings at the Historic Log Village. Submitted Photo
Cultural study done at Crosslake Log Village - No Native American artifacts found
September 9, 2018 - 4:00am
September 5, 2018
Slow and steady is the rule for the engines taking part in the WMSTR parade, which is held twice a day on the Rollag, Minn., grounds during Labor Day weekend. Vicki Gerdes / Forum News Service
Rollag steam threshers reunion recriuts thousands of volunteers each year
September 5, 2018 - 4:46pm
September 3, 2018
Image is public domain vintage Rosie the riveter, we can do it poster, with Rosie isolated from the original background. https://www.publicdomainpictures.net/en/view-image.php?image=76001&picture=we-can-do-it-poster
Rosie the Riveter isn't who you think she is
September 3, 2018 - 3:50pm
September 2, 2018
Clay County native and aviation pioneer Florence Klingensmith. Special to The Forum.play button
Famous flyer: Minn.native lauded in New York Times best-seller 'Fly Girls'
September 2, 2018 - 9:55am
August 22, 2018
St. Mathias Township was incorporated in 1892. Before the town hall was built, meetings were at a nearby school, and the board consisted of three supervisors, a clerk and a treasurer, a justice of the peace and a constable. Submitted photo
St. Mathias book, puzzle and game exchange is a free-for-all
August 22, 2018 - 5:00am
August 10, 2018
Clement H. Beaulieu took over operations of the American Fur Co. in 1847 in what is now Crow Wing State Park and built a stately mansion in the former frontier village. The Greek Revival structure was returned to its original location and is being restored according to officials. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Deerwood archeologist discusses Crow Wing State Park history
August 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 6, 2018
When the egg carton gets empty, Jenny Schlecht is happy she can go to the store rather than the chicken coop. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
I'm happy I don't have to raise chickens
August 6, 2018 - 6:17am
August 1, 2018
Midge Johnson tans a rabbit hide at Crow Wing State Park as part of the 2014 Fur Trade Encampment where authentic crafts from the pioneer era were being demonstrated. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
History comes alive with trip down Mississippi
August 1, 2018 - 8:57pm
July 31, 2018
Brainerd History Week events set Aug. 9-12
July 31, 2018 - 8:11pm
July 26, 2018
Amelia Earhart in 1928. Photo from the Library of Congress
Dozens heard Amelia Earhart's final, chilling pleas for help, researchers say
July 26, 2018 - 8:44am
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