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April 7, 2015
Doug Hansen, left, Andrew Fridlay, center, and Wayne Troyer on Friday move a three-quarter size stagecoach that was built at the Hansen Wheel and Wagon shop, at the business near Letcher. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Stagecoach to roll from Letcher, South Dakota, to Japan
April 7, 2015 - 7:00am
February 19, 2015
Jeff Vetch holds a memory map that shows locations in New London that are significant to residents’ lives. The locations and stories will be incorporated into a play depicting the 150-year history of New London. (TRIBUNE/Carolyn Lange)
Legends, myths and memories to form basis of original play about history of New London
February 19, 2015 - 11:52pm
A view of the Oise-Aisne American Cemetery, Fere-en-Tardenois, near Chateau-Thierry, France in this picture taken in April 2008, with 6,012 at rest there including Paul Cody Bentley who died Sept. 16, 1917. (REUTERS/Alden Bentley)
American volunteers bled and led way to WW1 100 years ago
February 19, 2015 - 7:00am
December 3, 2014
Video: Women who paved the way: Willmar 8
December 3, 2014 - 11:56am
November 20, 2014
Submitted photo courtesy of Howard Patrick
A photo taken in the summer of 1963 of Russian language students -- including Howard Patrick, second from right, at their barracks at the Defense Language Institute in Monterey, Calif.
New London man managed hotline to Moscow during time of Kennedy assassination
November 20, 2014 - 9:52am
November 9, 2014
A pair of pedestrians passing the Ole Knudsen display on the exterior wall of Mord’s Hardware store offers a sense of scale of the cut-out of Knudsen. The wall serves as an outdoor art gallery in New London.
The long, incredible walk of Ole Knudsen
November 9, 2014 - 10:54pm
September 15, 2014
Wally Gustafson keeps this photograph of the Japanese surrender aboard the USS Missouri on the wall at his downtown Willmar law office. He was perched atop one of the battleship’s guns only 30 feet away when the instrument of surrender was signed on September 2, 1945. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Wally Gustafson: Witness to surrender of Japan aboard USS Missouri recalls somber event
September 15, 2014 - 12:03am
August 27, 2014
Sacred Heart School was recently place on the National Register of Historic Places. It’s the first step to preserving the 1901 building for future use. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Town tries to save icons
August 27, 2014 - 10:50pm
July 8, 2014
Granite Falls will save a historic suspension bridge built in 1935. City Council members on Monday awarded a $1,490,287 bid for its restoration. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Historic suspension bridge will be saved: Granite Falls awards bid to restore pedestrian bridge over Minnesota River
July 8, 2014 - 11:03pm
Historic, suspension bridge will be saved over Minnesota River in Granite Falls
July 8, 2014 - 12:21pm
June 17, 2014
Demolition begins Tuesday of the old Lebanon Church in New London. Community members gathered to watch the historic building come down. Property owner Peace Lutheran Church found no buyers for the building, which would have needed a million dollars in renovations, and the decision was made to demolish it. (Tribune photo by Kyle Rozendaal)
Demolition under way of Lebanon Church in New London
June 17, 2014 - 11:12pm
May 26, 2014
This photo provided by archaeologist Michelle Terrell shows where Terrell and co-workers excavated a rifle pit near the obelisk at the Wood Lake Monument site in eastern Yellow Medicine County. It is described as a defensive trench used by soldiers to protect the camp of Colonel Henry Sibley during the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862. (Submitted photo)
Archaeological work at Wood Lake Monument locates site of rifle pit, old agency road
May 26, 2014 - 11:16pm
May 13, 2014
The 140-year-old Lebanon Church in New London will be demolished next month.  Members of Peace Lutheran Church, which owns the old church and property, delayed action for six months hoping that a buyer would step forward. There was interest expressed, but no purchase offers were ever made for the building. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)
Time’s up: Historic Lebanon Church in New London will be demolished in June
May 13, 2014 - 11:18pm
April 27, 2014
The Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center will have its Voyageur Canoe on the Minnesota River at Prien’s Landing in Montevideo at 1 p.m. as part of the River History Weekend events. Tribune file photo
CURE hosting river history weekend of events
April 27, 2014 - 11:33pm
April 23, 2014
An aerial view shows the roundtable on the Milwaukee Road Heritage Center and Museum grounds on the south end of downtown Montevideo. Submitted photo
Montevideo City Council members ponder relative values of heritage center and facility for custom-building rail cars
April 23, 2014 - 2:40pm