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August 12, 2018
The future of Soo Line Engine 2719 is stuck in limbo. The train is currently at the Lake Superior Railroad Museum in Duluth. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
Lake Superior Railroad Museum to lose steam engine
August 12, 2018 - 8:05am
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
June 28, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Jason Grabinger talks about his book, “Willmar: Images of America,” at The Goodness Coffee House in Willmar.
Willmar is America: Local author pens town history in new book
June 28, 2018 - 6:00pm
Andrew Volstead
Granite Falls to tell Volstead's story for prohibition's centennial
June 28, 2018 - 5:57pm
Sophia Haubrich dances in front of the Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox statues on Thursday morning, June 28, while her cousin Sebastian Brooks snaps a photo and her grandmother Gail Haubrich watches. Jillian Gandsey / Forum News Service
National Paul Bunyan Day celebrates Minnesota's iconic resident
June 28, 2018 - 5:23pm
June 23, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune
A Kaffe Fest/Willmar Fests exhibit by the Kandiyohi County Historical Society, including photos and memorabilia, is on display at the North American State Bank in Willmar through June 30.
Kaffe Fest exhibit runs through June
June 23, 2018 - 9:14am
June 11, 2018
Ya sure: Regional dialects persist across Upper Midwest
June 11, 2018 - 8:05am
June 8, 2018
Thanks to an application by Lakeport Cemetery sexton Karen Keener, a veteran's grave marker now honors the service of Civil War veteran Johann Christian Lukenbill. Submitted photo
Civil War veteran gets grave marker 99 years after death
June 8, 2018 - 2:04pm
June 7, 2018
Gen. George Armstrong Custer's .22 revolver, which was presented to him by the United States Volunteers in 1863, has an opening bid of $25,000 in Heritage Auctions' Legends of the West Auction. Photo courtesy of Heritage Auctions, HA.com
A lock of Custer's hair, Sitting Bull's rifle featured in auction of Little Bighorn collection
June 7, 2018 - 7:48pm
June 6, 2018
The baseball that Babe Ruth autographed for Bobby Barrett at the old Lyric Theater during an offseason meet-and-greet tour of vaudeville houses in 1926. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Duluth Depot to unveil Babe Ruth-signed baseball
June 6, 2018 - 5:54pm
May 24, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 

This view is from the nose gunner's seat in the B-25 bomber as it flies May 16 over the Yellow Medicine River with World War II veterans as passengers. play button
Giving back to the greatest generation
May 24, 2018 - 6:36am
May 23, 2018
To confirm the wreck's identity, REMUS descended to just 30 feet above the wreck where it was able to capture photos of a key distinguishing feature of the San José-its cannons. MUST CREDIT: REMUS image, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
A robot submarine found the 'Holy Grail of shipwrecks'
May 23, 2018 - 8:22pm
April 25, 2018
Two human footprint trackways at White Sands National Monument. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of Matthew Bennett/Bournemouth University
'Unique in the world' fossil footprints show a human chasing an extinct giant sloth
April 25, 2018 - 2:50pm
February 24, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

The historic home on the northside of Willmar is demolished Wednesday morning. Post-demolition, Project Turnabout will plan how to use the property for their addiction recovery program.
A piece of Willmar's history is lost and saved
February 24, 2018 - 10:13am
February 17, 2018
Earl B. Olson
Turkey Trivia: What do you know of Jennie-O?
February 17, 2018 - 3:24pm
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