The Legend of Hole in the Day

Last year I wrote a long newsletter article examining the legend of Chief Hole in the Day I. This legend states that so long as the Chief’s grave on the bluff north of Little Falls, MN, is not disturbed, bad weather will not strike Little Falls. It was a legend…

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Anton Treuer Reading at Weyerhaeuser Museum

We are excited to announce that Dr. Anton Treuer, professor of Ojibwe at Bemidji State University and author of The Assassination of Hole in the Day, will be appearing at the Weyerhaeuser Museum on Wednesday, November 17. We’re partnering with Bookin’ It Bookstore of Little Falls, MN, on the event.…

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Minnesota and Dacotah

I continue to be astounded by the amount of information that can be found online, and how that data grows in exponential leaps within a matter of months. An effort has been underway for years now to digitize books, particularly from the past, which is a researcher’s dream, but a…

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Morrison County Influentials: 6 – 10

Last week we introduced you to the first five of our list of 150 Morrison County Influentials.  We named them, but didn’t tell you why they were important to the history of the county.  Today we’ll reveal the whys and give you five more Influentials. 1.  Zebulon Pike – conducted…

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