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August 7, 2015
This antique Ford will make Saturday's 120-mile trek from New London to New Brighton. This year's event is the 29th of its kind. DAN BURDETT | TRIBUNE
29th Annual Antique Car Run begins Saturday in New London
August 7, 2015 - 11:44am
May 23, 2014
Norm Riediger, a member of the West Central Antique Power Collectors, gets ready to drive a vintage Snogo snowblower Thursday from the Kandiyohi County Highway Department in Willmar to the club’s show site near Blomkest. The 75-year-old machine has been in storage for 14 years and could have ended up as scrap metal. The club intends to display the machine during its annual show June 21-22. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
County’s vintage Snogo finds new home near Blomkest
May 23, 2014 - 3:00am
August 11, 2012
Archie Wohlfahrt of New Braunfels, Texas, drives his 1910 Auburn on Friday during the annual antique car parade in New London. Behind Wohlfahrt in his automobile is Pasty Lackey and to his right is Lackey's husband, Russell. The automobiles in the parade will take part in the New London to New Brighton car run today. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
On parade
August 11, 2012 - 12:00am
August 4, 2012
Veteran antique car run participant passes on the tradition
August 4, 2012 - 12:00am
June 25, 2012
Charlie Kirchenwitz works on a chainsaw sculpture Sunday during the Antique Power Show in Blomkest. The annual display of power equipment featured a tractor pull, tractor parade, chainsaw art and swap meet. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Antique Power Show
June 25, 2012 - 12:00am
August 13, 2011
Jocelyn Aitkin from Colorado prepares to ride with her father, Bob Long of Fargo, in his 1908 Maxwell Friday during the annual New London to New Brighton car run parade. The parade was held in downtown New London. Tribune photoby Ron Adams
Antique car parade
August 13, 2011 - 12:00am
December 14, 2010
Owners John and Patty Nefstead have spent more than three years transforming the former Grace Lutheran Church in Lake Lillian into an event center. Just this weekend the couple came up with a name for their enterprise: the Kermit Burton Big House. A view of the main floor here shows the choir loft and the roof beams, both of which were preserved. (Tribune photo by Anne Polta)
Born again: Local couple transforms Lake Lillian church into event center
December 14, 2010 - 12:00am
Todd, left, and Becky Carlson of New London purchased this 1907 Model M Cadillac from her mother in 2006 and plan to run it today in the 24th annual New London to New Brighton Antique Car Run. The car has been in Becky's family for some 80 years, but this is the first time it will be driven on the NLNB run. (Submitted photo)
Model M makes Car Run debut today
August 14, 2010 - 9:00am
Dennis Dussman of Fairbanks, Ark., waits Friday with his 1911 Maxwell outside of Glen Oaks in New London. The cars in the New London to New Brighton antique car run gathered there before Friday's car parade. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Parade of antique cars
August 14, 2010 - 12:00am
August 13, 2010
Gregg Lange of Saginaw, Mich., parks his 1904 Autocar in the parking lot Thursday at Melvin's on the Lake in Spicer. Lange had just embarked on a 35-mile tour of the area in the vehicle. Antique car owners are in the area this week for Saturday's 24th annual New London to New Brighton Antique Car Run. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
106 and going strong
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
June 29, 2009
Arthur Oien of Minneapolis, left, and David Leinonen of Cokato mull over the workings of an antique engine Sunday morning during the annual Antique Power Show near Blomkest. The featured tractor at this year's show was the Case tractor. This was the first year that the power machinery show was held at their new location outside of Blomkest on state Highway 7. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Antique Power
June 29, 2009 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Summer Fun
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am