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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 →

Newsletter – June, 2017

June 23, 2017 Hello to all Life Members, Members and Friends of the Boundary Historical Society; Well, hello there, it’s been a long, long time…. a little Willie Nelson and the first words that came to mind as I began… Continue Reading →

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