The following is from the July 15, 1940 Daily Globe. A. M. Holt, 52, veteran game warden stationed at Worthington for the past four months, met sudden death in the line of duty Friday evening when he and two other wardens were shot to death by a crazed fisherman at Waterville, northeast of Mankato. The…
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In the news in 1940: Teachers arrive in town for an MEA meeting, the band shell was being designed for Chautauqua Park, a truck driver perished in a tragic accident, and the Brewster Creamery was looking for help.