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April 21, 2013
The Friday Memorial Library was designed by architect John Steinmann, who showed his Frank Lloyd Wright influences in the final structure. The building turned 50 years old this week.
Friday Memorial Library celebrates 50th birthday
April 21, 2013 - 9:49am
March 29, 2013
Interested in history? Historical society needs your help
March 29, 2013 - 12:54pm
March 15, 2013
Photo by Jon Echternacht
County farm history recognized
March 15, 2013 - 3:45pm
January 27, 2013
Submitted photo.
Octagon House Museum opens for Hot Air Affair tours
January 27, 2013 - 9:21am
November 30, 2012
Betty Komula was one of many volunteers working to decorate the Victorian farmhouse at the New Richmond Heritage Center on Tuesday, Nov. 27. Three Christmas trees, one upstairs and two downstairs, were brought into the house. This year's theme is "Children's Christmas."
Heritage Center gears up for Christmas events
November 30, 2012 - 10:50am
June 22, 2012
Jim Reppe talks about the current and former layout of the New Richmond Golf Club.
Walking with Ghosts: A History of the New Richmond Golf Club
June 22, 2012 - 8:00am
May 25, 2012
Paul Mayer displays one of the glass negatives from 1899 that depict scenes of destruction in the aftermath of the New Richmond cyclone. The negatives were purchased from an individual from Seattle, Wash.
Cyclone negatives a historic find
May 25, 2012 - 10:16am
March 9, 2012
Where were you in 1940? Help needed to index census
March 9, 2012 - 12:04pm
February 10, 2012
Special stories and places of St. Croix River area need to be identified
February 10, 2012 - 2:33pm
February 9, 2012
John Grevich (at right) demonstrates a Doughboy packaging machine during the company's heyday in New Richmond.
Doboy, Grevich were the godfathers of job creation
February 9, 2012 - 7:09am
December 14, 2011
Attendees walk through the buffet line on Dec. 7.
Heritage Center celebrates holiday season
December 14, 2011 - 2:26pm
September 29, 2011
Heritage Days puts local history on display
September 29, 2011 - 3:42pm
September 22, 2011
Irv Sather poses inside the History Shed, which will be open for tours during the annual Heritage Family Festival this Sunday. The building allows the New Richmond Heritage Center to display more of its collection for people to see.
Local history comes to life
September 22, 2011 - 1:04pm
August 26, 2011
Bill Langford of New Richmond, along with six other Langfords and a few family friends, spent seven days following in the footsteps of relative Nathaniel Pitt Langford during his 1870 trek through what eventually became Yellowstone National Park.
Family celebrates its close ties with Yellowstone National Park
August 26, 2011 - 8:24am
June 17, 2011
Stephen N. Hawkins was the man who was said to have lost the most in the cyclone in 1899. Hawkins is pictured with his family. He lost his wife, two daughters, one son, his father-in-law, the family maid, his home and law office building in the storm.
1899 tornado victim pledged to keep living
June 17, 2011 - 5:41am