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1940: Stop Going Like Hell and Live

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1940: Cold Wave Strikes

A severe cold wave struck the area in 1940.

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1945: Lismore Bus Accident Victims Report for Checkup

Five children were released from the hospital after a bus accident in 1945, but were due for a final checkup. Next post at 6 p.m.

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1945: Worthington Janitors Turn on the Heat in July

It was 48 degrees July 1, 1945. Brrrr!

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1945: 600 Chicks Lost

600 chicks (baby chickens, not girls) were killed in a brooder house fire near Rushmore in 1960. Next post at 6 p.m.

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1935: Car Accidents Not as Bad as Feared

An epidemic of car accidents (two?) had occurred this week in 1935, according to the Nobles County Times, but fortunately the injuries weren’t as bad as initially expected.

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1960: Two People Hospitalized after Crash

Two people were hospitalized in a two-car collision in 1960, which involved Edward Stamm of Lander, Wyoming and Ray Schadwinkle of Luverne.

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1960: Semi Truck Trapped in Mud

A semi truck got trapped in the mud a mile north of Slayton in 1960.

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1945: Charles Larson Collides with Charles Larson

In a freak accident, Charles Larson and Charles Larson were in a… freak accident, in 1945. They were not related.

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1980: Rickbeils Stereo System for $800

Rickbeils offered up a stereo for less than $800 in 1980, and I have to admit I didn’t even recognize what was in the girl’s hand until I took a closer look. They’re records, of course. I remember dragging out my parents’ records … Continue reading

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