Willmar notebook: History 101: ‘A gym of their own’
his is the time of year news organizations and morning TV look back on the year just completed. Forget that, those wounds and joys are too fresh for meaningful reflection.
Ever contrary, Willmar Notebook jumps in the “Wayback Machine” all the way to 1940.
Why 1940? That school year, 1939-40, saw the opening of the new senior high school on Minnesota Avenue. What a grand building it was then and remains today.
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