Weather Forecast

Andrew Baumgart, 7, right, and Jasmine Quimby, 7, rake the soil Tuesday at the Danielson homestead west of Spicer. Students in Mary Rinke's first-grade class at Roosevelt Elementary School in Willmar participated in a recreation of another time at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center near Spicer. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

Local students experience life from another place in time

Email News Alerts

It was a big day Tuesday at the Danielson homestead west of Spicer. Anders Danielson's new bride, Anna Johnson, was arriving from Sweden and a group of young students were helping prepare the place for the event.


The 6- and 7-year-olds swept out Danielson's log cabin, cleaned laundry by hand on a washboard and beat rugs on a clothes line.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.