Recent content from Curt Brown
"The media circus surrounding the murder turned Laura Miller into a local celebrity," according to Brian Haines, executive director of the McLeod County Historical Society.
A bus carrying members of the Gustavus Adolphus College football team hit a truck in fog and snow near Belle Plaine.
A Lake Elmo woman discovered a little-known Civil War-era chapter while researching her husband's great-great-grandparents.
Ray Harris, the driving force behind the Lake and Hennepin retail center formerly known as Calhoun Square; the site of Orchestra Hall; downtown housing, and even a dog park in Loring Park, is to be enshrined in the Minnesota Real Estate Hall of Fame.
A family in Madelia, Minn., endured many tragedies.
William O'Shields touched countless lives in Rochester, St. Paul and at HBCUs.
The red boulder, long a touchstone to the Dakota, was moved last year to the Lower Sioux Indian Community.
Floyd Gibbons was fired from the Minneapolis Daily News for showing up late to work and lost the police beat at the Minneapolis Tribune after he slept through a major downtown fire.
History buff shares stories of tree stump markers and white bronze markers in New Ulm's City, Catholic and Lutheran cemeteries.
The case sparked a push to reform capital punishment in Minnesota.