Times Past

Series produced by KSRQ

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Interviews and speakers sharing the history of northwest Minnesota landmarks, personalities, traditions, and organizations.

Interviews and speakers sharing the history of northwest Minnesota landmarks, personalities, traditions, and organizations.


35 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Connie Hannesson of Crookston, Minnesota received a quick turnaround grant from the NWMAC for a 1850s costume, for a re-enactment of Minnesota's "f...

  • Added: Dec 05, 2018
  • Length: 10:40
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Britt Dahl – Curator of the Roseau County (MN) Historical Society (RCHS) discusses the three grants that were awarded by the NWMAC to the RCHS for ...

  • Added: Nov 15, 2018
  • Length: 10:04
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Virgil Benoit – Spokesperson for “FrenchCanadianfran.org discusses the annual “Chautauqua & French-Canadian/Métis Festival”, east of Red Lake Fall...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2018
  • Length: 11:18
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Historian Donna Myhrer tells the story of just how important owning a newspaper business was in the early days of Pennington County.

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Sep 26, 2019
  • Length: 07:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Historian Donna Myhrer shares a few more stories of the early days of the Pennington County Fair in Thief River Falls, MN.

  • Added: Sep 26, 2019
  • Length: 05:01
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Historian Donna Myhrer tells the story of how the Pennington County Fair came about and how it evolved in those years.

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Sep 26, 2019
  • Length: 05:31
  • Purchases: 1
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MN historian Donna Myhrer shares some fascinating facts about historical female firsts in Thief River Falls, MN and Pennington County.

  • Added: Sep 26, 2019
  • Length: 07:01
Caption: Coach Jim Musberger, Credit: Jill Johnson
Pioneer 90.1's Glen Braget chats with Little Minnesota author Jill Johnson. Jill's latest book tells the story of two basketball teams and their c...

  • Added: Sep 26, 2019
  • Length: 13:31
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The U.S.S. Marshall County brings back the style of the old school USO shows of yesterday with an incredible high-energy performance from Dave Boye...

  • Added: Aug 01, 2019
  • Length: 01:06:25
Caption: Alvarado School Bus, Credit: Glen Braget
We wrap our tour of Settlers Square by going inside the many historic buildings that are featured at Settlers Square including the Alma Church, Soo...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2019
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Inside the Saloon at Settlers Square, Credit: Glen Braget
Glen Braget and Marshall County Historical Society Director Sherlyn Meiers explore what's inside the Agriculture Building and some of the various o...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2019
  • Length: 06:30
Caption: Infamous Val Johnson UFO Car
Director Sherlyn Meiers takes the listener on a tour of the many items on display inside the Marshall County Historical Society Visitors Center, lo...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2019
  • Length: 09:00
Caption: Marshall County Historical Society's Visitor Center
Glen Braget travels to Warren, Minnesota to check out Settlers Square and Visitor's Center, Marshall County Historical Society's country history ce...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2019
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Hall of Fame Racer Brian Nelson
Glen Braget talks with Snowmobile legend Brian Nelson about career, the popularity of racing culture in the 1970s, The Legendary I-500 and some of ...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2019
  • Length: 37:23
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Glen Braget looks at Firetrucks and a Milk Truck at the Peder Engelstad Village with Village director Jamie Bakken

  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 04:00
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Glen Braget tours the Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village with Jamie Bakken.

  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 07:32
Caption: Little Oak Schoolhouse, Credit: Glen Braget
Glen Braget explores the Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village with Director Jamie Bakken. Jamie and Glen check out a church and an old schoolhouse

  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Peder Engelstad's Original Tractor, Credit: Glen Braget
Glen Braget pays a visit to the Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village in Thief River Falls, MN to chat with Jamie Bakken, the Village Director. Jamie tak...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 12:31