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December 9, 2018
Jessica Davis, photographed on Dec. 3, 2018, is the new site supervisor for the Sibley House Historic Site in Mendota. (Deanna Weniger / Pioneer Press)
New supervisor at Mendota’s Sibley House connects people to the past through stories
December 9, 2018 - 8:05pm
November 30, 2018
A 1912 dance at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation photographed by Frank Bennett Fiske. This dance was a few years before performances of the Victory Dance on Nov. 30, 1918, to celebrate the end of World War I. Fiske described the dance he photographed as a War Dance or "what might be called The Victory Dance." State Historical Society of North Dakota / State Archives 1952-06433
Last Victory Dance at Standing Rock: Ritual performed 100 years ago celebrated end of World War I
November 30, 2018 - 9:02am
October 8, 2018
1,500-year-old pre-Viking era sword discovered in a Swedish lake by Saga Vanecek. Courtesy / JÖNKÖPINGS LÄNS MUSEUM
‘Daddy, I found a sword!’: 8-year-old former Minn. girl finds 1,500-year-old pre-Viking era relic in Swedish lake
October 8, 2018 - 9:08am
September 23, 2018
Markus Krueger, programming director at the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, Minn., shows where Red Cross centers popped up in the county in 1918 during World War I and the Spanish flu pandemic. Jordan Ryan / Forum News Service
A century ago, they went to war to help: Clay County, Minn., nurses made their mark in WWI
September 23, 2018 - 2:36pm
September 17, 2018
Olli Kinkkonen's headstone in Park Hill Cemetery sits near the graves of Isaac McGhie, Elmer Jackson and Elias Clayton, the victims of the 1920 lynching in Duluth. Kinkkonen was buried in an unmarked grave until 1993, when the Tyomies Society installed a headstone that reads "Olli Kinkkonen, 1881 — 1918, Victim of Warmongers." Jimmy Lovrien / Forum News Service
Finnish immigrant was 'victim of warmongers' 100 years ago in Duluth
September 17, 2018 - 8:19pm
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
August 6, 2018
John Bartholomay talks about his time in the service while reminiscing from his north Fargo apartment. David Samson / Forum News Service
Big Leonard, N.D., family was 'USA all the way!'
August 6, 2018 - 8:00am
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
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 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 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 26, 2018
Minot remembers officers slain 100 years ago
April 26, 2018 - 5:42pm
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
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