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JULY 2017
BIOS: Richard Norrish, Edward Downs, John Gowan, Hayden French, E. J. Weiser, Adelbert E. Randall, Charles J. Stark, Jacob Karn, M. D., Charles W. Flynn, Charles B. Westfall, Sr., Cornelius K. Orton, Iver Aalund, Fred M. Geier, George Kahler, David E. Geier
OBITS: Martin F. Fredrickson, William Mulby, H. E. Stephens
NEWS-ILLNESS: Michael Couty
NEWS-WEATHER: 1908-Tornado Destroys Clinton

APRIL 2017
SIOUX UPRISING: Survivor Stories - Bat Gubeau, Anton Manderfeld, obit for Anton Manderfeld
SIOUX UPRISING: Historical Review, The Sioux planned ahead, the Trading Posts
SIOUX UPRISING: Victim and Survivor Listing
OBITS: Frederick Tyman, Charles J. Gillis
PEOPLE: James Neale
MARRIAGE: Hanson-Pelkey
DIRECTORIES: 1878 Gazetteer and Business Directory
PUBLIC OFFICIALS: 1878 County Officials
MILITARY: Korean War Casualties, Vietnam War Casualties

BIRTHS: Lien Daughter
NEWS-VISIT: Lewis Lien, Tillie Lien
MARRIAGE: Lien-Burns
OBITS: Maria M. Barry
NEWS-FIRE: 1885-County Building Burned
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1881-New Line Construction, 1882-Grasshopper Eggs

APRIL 2016
PEOPLE: James Gould, Andrew Foss, Edward L. Foreman
OBITS: Joseph Putz, James Sullivan, Nels Larsen, Mrs. Joseph King
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1879-Doc Middleton's gang in Ortonville, 1893-Big Stone, 1878-Ortonville, A Family Town
NEWS-CRIME: 1888-Highway Robbery P. T. Hjistad; John O'Connor, John Noonan
NEWS-VISIT: Ira Wilkinson, Adele Nielson, William Grier

MARRIAGE: Cowie-Van Allen
OBIT: Frank Smith
COURT: Woods vs. Wulf, Witte, Olson and Homer, Woman sent to asylum to shield a criminal
CRIME: W. C. Whiteman
COMMUNITY: 1896-Band Tournament

JULY 2015
HISTORY: History of Big Stone County
PROBATE: Mary Reinart
BIRTHS: Hamilton Daughter
CHURCHES: 1904-Pastor buys newspaper
SCHOOLS: 1918-Ortonville Debate Team
COURT: Charles E. Gurley
FAMILIES: Mohn Family Reunion

NEWS: (people) Nettie J. Van Inwegen, Mr. Campbell's Wife Elopes,
NEWS: (visit relatives) Mrs. Neilson
NEWS: (crime) Myron Severance
MARRIAGES: Gould-Roche

OBITS : Adolph Mattson
NEWS-VISIT : John McCall, Mrs. Frank Chandler

Feb. 2014: Bio: Stevens - transcribed by Vicki Bryan

Dec. 2013: Obit: Osborne

Sept. 2013: Obits: Holm, Kent, Lange, Leach, Miller, Orton (2), Perry, Schneider, Scholberg, Whiteman
Marriages: Campbell - Downes; Geenty - Coyne; O'Neill - Parker; Shelland - Bulkley; Sorenson - Carlson; Stamper - Schilling; Towne - Smith; Wynn - Brown

July 2013: 1883 Pensioners on the Roll

Sept. 2012: Obit: Fradenburgh
Marriages: Anderson-Britney; Nelson-Goldsmith
Bios: Clark, Griffin, Hewitt, Jackson, Kaercher, Karn, Leet, Mero, Norrish, Orton, Parker, Randall, Scofield, Sheets, Weiser, Wood

August 2012: Obit: Sorenson

June 2012: Bio: Clark

Apr. 2012: Bio: Farrington

Feb. 2012: WW2 Army Honor List

Dec 2011: KAERCHER, HAWLEY, NACEY, WEEDEN obits; Community news items re: KAERCHERT, ENGON, rabies outbreak; sicklist news for CANTY; Gossip news for JOHNSON, BENNETT, BLUM,

Previous Updates:
1908, 1909 & 1910 Deaths; Index to 1870 Federal Census; Ruthenbeck obit; Cemetery List

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