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July 31, 2015
Preparing for his initial ascent in October 1965, Nick Piantadina sits in his gondola in a New Brighton airfield while technicians make last-minute adjustments. The gondola is now displayed at the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum.  (Robert W. Kelley/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)
The man who fell to earth: Adventurist crashed into area cornfield in 1966
July 31, 2015 - 9:45pm
July 28, 2015
Blast from the Past: Twins lead American League, Cubs advance in 1965 amateur playoffs
July 28, 2015 - 9:24pm
July 26, 2015
Chaplain Kelly Wasberg (left), retired Gen. John Vessey (center) and Minnesota Commissioner of Veterans Affairs Larry Shellito salute the flag as it passes before them during a July 18 ceremony honoring the opening of the “Minnesota Voices of the Vietnam War” exhibit at the Minnesota Military Museum at Camp Ripley. (Forum News Service)
New Vietnam exhibit at Minnesota Military Museum shows conflict through veterans' memories
July 26, 2015 - 9:16pm
July 21, 2015
Letter: It's foolish to erase our history
July 21, 2015 - 8:32am
July 19, 2015
Nellie Oleson, played by Josie Alvstad, falls into the creek at Laura’s party during Friday night’s performance. Kristin Kirtz/Daily Globe
Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant showcases community then and now
July 19, 2015 - 7:48pm
July 10, 2015
The Prairie Arts Council in Sheldon, Iowa, is calling for volunteers to help paint the recently acquired Baker Township Schoolhouse. The structure was built in 1936.  (Robin Baumgarn/Daily Globe)
Prairie Arts Council to host 'Tom Sawyer' event
July 10, 2015 - 10:04pm
July 2, 2015
How much do you know about American History?
July 2, 2015 - 10:14pm
June 11, 2015
Janet Timmerman explains how teachers would conduct a class in a one-room schoolhouse. Kristin Kirtz/Daily Globe
Lessons to be learned
June 11, 2015 - 8:14pm
June 1, 2015
The McCallum Museum in Sibley, Iowa, will offer a tea time fundraiser Sunday afternoons in June, July and August. Robin Baumgarn/Daily Globeplay button
High time for tea: McCallum Museum offers afternoon tea, shows off 100 years of hats
June 1, 2015 - 7:48pm
April 7, 2015
Edgerton Christian Elementary School Principal Randy Pfeile (left) stands with Edgerton Public School Principal Brian Gilbertson in this March 20 photo. Kristin Kirtz/Daily Globe
Public, private schools flourish in Edgerton
April 7, 2015 - 9:17pm
March 26, 2015
Bill Crowder, a Civil War re-enactor, plays the bugle Thursday as Minnesota officials gather to discuss the 150th anniversary of the end of that war. Don Davis/Forum News Service
Bells to note Civil War’s end anniversary
March 26, 2015 - 8:18pm
March 20, 2015
WMS eighth-graders Alex Cuate (from left) Anwar Farra, Davis Moore and Azael Rodriguez participated in the Minneapolis Regional Finals of the National History Bee earlier this week. Not pictured is Selomon Kedebe. (Submitted photo)
Five Worthington Middle School students qualify for National History Bee
March 20, 2015 - 9:53pm
Historic Fort Dodge church to be demolished
March 20, 2015 - 9:45pm
February 17, 2015
Reminiscing: Heavy snow snarls traffic throughout region in 1965
February 17, 2015 - 9:31pm
February 3, 2015
Looking back: WHS principal honored in 2005
February 3, 2015 - 9:28pm