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Period Maps Category Added

With the latest issues of the 1911 newspapers reporting on the fire in downtown Grand Forks a few things were apparent: Street names were referenced that no longer exist and some streets mentioned by name are not the same streets… Continue Reading →

Fire Sweeps Through Businesses In Downtown Grand Forks In 1911

The threat of wildfire this summer (2017) is so extreme that for most of July the whole province has been under a state Of Emergency. Tens of thousands of people, multiple communities, have experienced evacuations. Hundreds of wildfires have happened…. Continue Reading →

Fatal Gunfight in 1911

The headline tells the result but not the story. John Suszko had worked at the Granby smelter for the past year but in recent weeks his behaviour had deteriorated. He visited Manly’s Hardware and wanted to purchase a revolver and… Continue Reading →

Flood Pictures Contribution

Recently we received a letter and pictures of the 1948 flood in Grand Forks from a former member, Mr. Ron Hyde, who lives out at the coast. Read his letter to find out how historical items were saved from destruction…. Continue Reading →

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