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May 20, 2019
The historical society's World War I exhibit. Submitted photo
Dakota County Historical Society's WWI exhibit headed to Mall of America
May 20, 2019 - 9:00am
April 12, 2019
Main Street Spring Valley after severe flooding. Debris is scattered everywhere and windows are boarded up. Photo courtesy of Don Blegen
'The Little Town That Wouldn't Be Licked': Looking back on the Spring Valley flood of 1942
April 12, 2019 - 12:00pm
February 20, 2019
One of the goals of the Goodhue County Historical Society is to portray life in the area in an earlier time.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
101 Things To Do: Goodhue County History Center
February 20, 2019 - 8:00pm
December 14, 2018
A drone shot from Dallas Eggers shows a birds-eye view of the Freedom Park and the Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center in Prescott. Photo courtesy of Dallas Eggers.
Prescott's Freedom Park turns 90 with celebration this weekend
December 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 29, 2018
Items from dainty tea cups to hefty Mason jars and miniscule tincture bottles to bottles of sewing machine oil were unearthed from the former Stein home outhouse. Katie Nelson / RiverTown Multimedia
Unearthed: History restored under Old Cottage Grove outhouse
October 29, 2018 - 4:00pm
October 24, 2018
The Pierce County Historical Association recently moved to its Bay City location for a temporary new headquarters. David Clarey / Rivertown Multimedia
Pierce County Historical Association moves to new home
October 24, 2018 - 8:00am
October 15, 2018
The John Doar History Trail became the 576th addition to the Wisconsin Historical Society Historical Marker Program at a ceremony Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 at the New Richmond Civic Center. The program commemorates individuals, events,  buildings or sites of local, state or national prominence that contribute to Wisconsin's rich and informative historical heritage. (From left) Mary Zipperer, Robert Rice, MaryKay Rice, Christian Overland, Mayor Fred Horne. Tom Lindfors / RiverTown Multimedia
Doar History Trail honored with state historical marker
October 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
August 8, 2018
Kids can enjoy story time with children’s librarian Mary Davis during Family Fun Night at the Museum on Aug. 10. Photo courtesy of Jacki Bradham
Family Fun Night at the Museum
August 8, 2018 - 8:00pm
May 9, 2018
Margaret Ingram Hughes married John Moffat Hughes in 1913. Their children (from left to right): Betty, John and Mary were the last generation of the Hughes family to live in the Octagon House. Photo courtesy of the St. Croix County Historical Society
Free Mother's Day Tour at the Octagon House Museum in Hudson
May 9, 2018 - 7:49am
January 29, 2018
The Meyer Building was built in 1863. An opera hall was built on the top floor in 1877. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Downtown Hastings: A storied past
January 29, 2018 - 10:13am
November 22, 2017
Construction crews excavating a basement for a proposed home in Nininger Township prompted an investigation when they discovered human remains. Researchers and neighbors have since identified the property as the former Rose Hill Cemetery site. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
November 20, 2017
The Old Lutheran Advent calendar is available for purchase online or in the Moorhead store at 1408 1st Ave. N. Danielle Teigen / The Forum
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
November 20, 2017 - 9:47am
Jim Alberts opened the showroom for A.J. Alberts Plumbing in spring 2007, along Afton Road in Woodbury. This is what it looks like in 2017. (Bulletin photo by Mathias Baden)
Unique idea: a plumbing showroom
March 20, 2017 - 4:16pm
March 10, 2017
A postcard of the Spring Valley Opera House and Community Hall, which burned in 1924-25. (Photo courtesy of Pierce County Historical Association)
Finding your roots: Spring Lake Township
March 10, 2017 - 7:58am
February 20, 2017
An engine stops at the River Falls Depot’s turntable in 1878. (Photo courtesy of Pierce County Historical Association)
Finding your roots: River Falls Township
February 20, 2017 - 5:46pm