Archive for March 20, 2008

April Panel Discussions at the U of M

March 20, 2008

Registration is open for a series of four Twin Cites campus presentations will be held in honor of Minnesota’s 150th Anniversary.

  1. April 3—The Arts and the Built Environment; Changes in Suburban Life
  2. April 10—Agriculture and Forestry in the Natural World
  3. April 17—Changing Demographics: Snapshots of a New Minnesota and a New America
  4. April 24—A Changing World: Past and Present Threats to the Public’s Health

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March 20, 1858

March 20, 2008

Kandiyohi County is established, at first comprising only the southern half of its present area. In 1870, the county would absorb its northern neighbor, Monongalia County.

Thanks to Palma Wright’s, Louis Lauer’s and Lynn Johnson’s classes at Moorhead Public Schools for the research on March’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.