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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
May 20, 2011
Harry Odone, who is guiding the restoration of the Fairey Gannet, works to strip paint off one of the bomb bay doors of the aircraft.
Historic airplane inches closer to eventual takeoff
May 20, 2011 - 7:51am
May 19, 2011
Rachél Starbuck holds up the six historic scenes included in the new postcard series developed by the Heritage Center.
Wish you were here! Postcard series includes historic, current New Richmond
May 19, 2011 - 11:41am
December 2, 2010
Pearl Christensen, center, and Mary Sather work to put the finishing touches on one of the vintage wedding dresses.
Heritage Center decorates for the holidays
December 2, 2010 - 1:33pm
September 24, 2010
WIXK marks 50th anniversary
September 24, 2010 - 12:14pm
September 23, 2010
Mary Sather, left, and Betty Komula, board member, are looking forward to Heritage Days this weekend. The two have seen a lot change at the Heritage Center over the past 25 years.
Heritage Days celebrates 25 years of local history
September 23, 2010 - 12:27pm
September 1, 2010
If you're missing branches on your family tree, UW Archives can help
September 1, 2010 - 2:22pm