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MAY 2017
OBITS: Mrs. Andrew Nelson, Emily T. Farnham
MARRIAGES: Additional 50 Marriage records, 1880s
MARRIAGES: News - Kelly-Sullivan, Ellickson-Haugen
PEOPLE: Mrs. Dr. J. M. Todd, S. E. Farnum, Fremont Ellickson
NEWS-ILLNESS: Miss Emily Farnham
NEWS-WEATHER: 1890-Dry Week

MARCH 2017
OBITS: Frank Howels
NEWS-SPOOKY: Dead Body found, disappears before inquest
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1897-State Beet Sugar Convention, 1895-Changing Landscape, 1895-New Elevators
NEWS-FIRES: J. D. Smith, 1895-Forty Buildings Burned
NEWS-VISIT: Mrs. S. G. Miller

JUNE 2016
OBITS: John Nelson
NEWS-CRIME: Ole H. Johnson/Hanson, victim, John Theiger arrested, John Nelson, victim
SCHOOLS: Students & Teachers - Lena Swarstad, Ole N. Hunstad, Alvida J. Morine
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1896-Madison's Building Spree, 1896-Madison Happenings
NEWS-WEATHER: 1898-Storm Damage, John Shule, S. Thompson

JANUARY 2016
BIOS: Anton Holton, submitted by the Alberti's
HISTORY: 1897 Chronology, 1898 Chronology, L. O. Retrum Memories , The Story of Klondyke, Dawson Mayors, submitted by the Alberti's
PEOPLE: H. A. Larson, submitted by the Alberti's
FAMILIES: Saboe Family Stories, A. A. Mork Family, Gunder Saboe Family, Coghlan, Pioneer Family, Martin Haagenson, John and Marith Flaa's Story, Gunder Helgeson Family Story, Barrett Family, John Crosby Family Story, Sundby Family, A. P. Anderson, John Nelson, Ole Skotterud, submitted by the Alberti's
NEWS-WEATHER: 1897 Heat Wave, submitted by the Alberti's
NEWS-BUSINESSES: Chester Hill's Restaurant, Retrum's First Store, submitted by the Alberti's

JULY 2015
SCHOOLS: 1906-Graduation, 1910-U.C. Normal School
FAMILIES: Nygaard Reunion
WILLS & PROBATE: Andrew Gilberg
COURT: AGASSIZ vs. C. J. FERCH
CHURCHES: A. O. Ottegaard

FEBRUARY 2015
OBITS: Mrs. James Christianson, Mrs. N. F. Soderberg, 3 Soderberg Children
NEWS-PEOPLE: A. D. Brown, Martin Holtan
NEWS-WEATHER: 1892-Torrential Rains
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1886-County Records Stolen, 1886-County Seat On Wheels, 1895-Jurors want to get ready for harvest.

OCTOBER 2014
NEWS-PEOPLE : Ashley Ellickson, P. G. Jacobson, John W. Johnson


May 2014: Korean War Casualties - transcribed by Curt Wiebusch

Apr. 2014: Vietnam Casualties - transcribed by Curt Wiebusch
Obit: Prinz - contributed by Jacque McDonnell

Feb. 2014: Obit: Amandson - transcribed by Tam
All of the Lac Qui Parle County bios from "History of Chippewa and Lac Qui Parle Counties Minnesota" (1916)

Jan. 2014: Bio: Adams
1890 Veterans Schedules for Baxter, Camp Release, Cerro Gordo, Dawson, District 174, Freeland, Hamlin & Providence, Lac Qui Parle, Lake Shore, Madison, Manfred, Maxwell and Mehurin

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

Jan. 2014: Bio: Adams
1890 Veterans Schedules for Baxter, Camp Release, Cerro Gordo, Dawson, District 174, Freeland, Hamlin & Providence, Lac Qui Parle, Lake Shore, Madison, Manfred, Maxwell and Mehurin

July 2013: 1883 Pensioners on the Roll

Jan. 2013: Obit: Bridgman

Sept. 2012: Bio: Hewitt

May 2012: Marriage: Erickson-Hendrickson

Mar. 2012: Bio: Haradon

Feb. 2012: WW2 Army Honor List; Misc. news;
Obits: Hauck, Renville, Salisbury; Stoick; Anniversaries: Mills; Bios: Grimshsaw, Himle, Ulstad; County History & bios (1882)

Jan 2012: List of Cemeteries

Previous Updates:
1900 and 1935 Births; News Articles; Biographies-Jacobson, Schouweiler
1870 Federal Census




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