History

Thanksgiving with the family

Once again, the wild turkeys are strutting their November stuff, almost grazing under the shade of the big oaks across the creek.  Turkeys may seem kind of dowdy, but ac ...

Out of the Museum

This item is featured at the Lincoln Area Archives Museum at 640 5th St. What is this week’s mystery item pictured here? Hint: just because it has marbles doesn&rs ...

Out of the Museum

What is this week’s mystery item pictured here? Send your answer to carolf@goldcountrymedia.com. Answers will appear in next week’s newspaper.   Last week&rsquo ...

Out of the Museum

This week, the Lincoln Area Archives Museum docents really need your help in identifying this week’s mystery item pictured here. The very knowledgeable docents always know t ...

Creative tools displayed at Lincoln Area Archives Museum

The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community’s earlier days. What is this week’s mystery item pictur ...

The Flying House from Oz and our own brave boy

We were in the fourth-grade.  Mrs. Solander was our teacher. It was after lunch, and as usual, Mrs. Solander read to us as we settled down after eating lunch and running aroun ...

Learn about earlier days at the Lincoln Area Archives Museum

The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community. What is this week’s mystery item pictured here? Send your an ...

Enjoying Juhannus with family

I never quite got the difference between 'naked' and 'nude' until we went to Finland. Naked? You're been caught without your clothes on. Nude? You didn't ...

But not anymore

  Neighbors in the streets, by the curbs, talking while they burn piles of autumn leaves. Gypsies arriving in town, gathering at the Weeping Willow campground. Cattle being ...

Out of the Museum

Visit the free Lincoln Area Archives Museum five days a week The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community. What ...

Out of the Museum

 The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community. What is this week’s mystery item pictured here? Send y ...

Out of the Museum

Check out cool details of history at the local museum The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community. What is thi ...

Out of the Museum

The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community. What is this week’s mystery item pictured here? Send your an ...

The ore was from here

The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community. What is this week’s mystery item pictured here? Send your ans ...

The ore was from here

The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community. What is this week’s mystery item pictured here? Send your ans ...