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Charlie has written about many people through his songs but also writes articles about the state's characters and places. (Click to open full articles) 

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Hastings Tribune, Hastings, NE
The Derrick and News-Herald, Oil City, PA
The Norman Transcript, Norman, OK
GazetteXtra, Janesville, WI
N Opera News, South Africa
Miami Herald, Miami, FL
The Wichita Eagle, Wichita, KS
Casper Star Tribune, Casper, WY
Richmond Times Dispatch, Richmond, VA
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Minneapolis, MN
Waco Tribune Herald, Waco, TX
Arizona Daily Sun, Flagstaff, AZ
Missoulian, Missoula, MT
Texarkana Gazette, Texarkana, AK
The Buffalo News, Buffalo, NY
Denison Bulletin Review, Denison, IA
The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA
The Press of Atlantic City, Atlantic City, NJ
Lincoln Journal Star, Lincoln, NE

MDG (Marietta Daily Journal), Marietta, GA

Dispatch Argus, Argus IL & IA

Arca Max, Newport News, VA

Tulsa World, Tulsa, OK

Wahoo Newspaper, Wahoo, NE

Arizona Daily Star, Tucson, AZ

Port Charlotte Sun, Charlotte Harbor, FL

The News Herald, Norgantown, NC

The Advocate, New Orleans, LA

Finger Lakes Times, Geneva, NY

Scottsbluff Star Herald, Scottsbluff, NE
Lake Geneva Regional News,

    Lake Geneva, WI

Billings Gazette, Billings, MT
The Times and Democrat, Orangeburg, SC
The Bismark Tribune, Bismark, ND
The Pantagraph, Bloomington, IL





Independent Record, Helena, MT
Corvallis Gazette Times, Corvallis, OR
La Crosse Tribune, LaCrosse, WI

South Carolina Now, Florence, SC
Montana Standard, Butte, MT

The Post Star, Saratoga Springs, NY

The Roanoke Times, Roanoke, VA

Bristol Herald Courier, Bristol, VA

News Membership, Davenport, IA

Idaho Statesman. Boise, ID
Tri City Herald, Kennewick, WA
Grand Island Independent, Grand Island, NE
Kearney Hub, Kearney, NE
Times News, Twin Falls, ID
Winona Daily News, Winona, MN

The Virgin Islands Daily News, St. Thomas, VI
Northwest Indiana Times, Valparaiso, IN
Kansas City Star, Kansas City, MO
Belleville News Democrat, Belleville, IL
Bradenton Herald, Bradenton, FL
Centre Daily Times, State College, PA
The Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC
Ledger-Enquirer, Columbus, GA
Rock Hill Herald, Rock Hill, SC
Lexington Herald-Leader, Lexington, KY
Merced Sun-Star, Merced, CA
The Modesto Bee, Modesto, CA
The News & Observer, Raleigh, NC
The Sacramento Bee, Sacramento, CA
Fort Worth Star Telegram, Fort Worth, TX
The State, Columbia, SC
Sun Herald, Biloxi, MS
Sun News, Myrtle Beach, SC
The Macon Telegraph, Macon, GA
San Luis Obispo Tribune, San Luis Obispo, CA

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Celebrating Woody Guthrie on the 100th anniversary of his birth. (Minneapolis Star Tribune2012)


A friendship based on music and books (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

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Walter Halloran, southern Minnesota WWII veteran and war photographer credited with filming legendary D-Day footage at Normandy. (MN Monthly)

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Alison Kirwin, chef and owner of 12-seat, iconic diner in University of Minnesota's Dinkytown neighborhood. (MN Monthly)

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Jane Robinson, light keeper on the Mississippi. (Big River Magazine)

Articles from Hennepin History magazine. (Click to open full articles) 


Tracking the early footsteps of photographer Gordon Parks 

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Linden Yards 

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Wealthy apple

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Earle Brown farm 

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1934 Teamsters strike

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Charles Christmas 

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Mary Gibbs in Minneapolis

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Water travelers: Fredrick-Miller Spring

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Northwest Airlines Flight 307

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Dr. Ancel Keys and his “K-Ration”

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Above and below ground at Beltrami Park

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Whiskey the horse 

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Japanese Language School helped shortened World War II 

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The Yellowstone Trail

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Camden lumber mill

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Mayor Humphrey assassination attempt

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Woody Guthrie in Minneapolis

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Bridal Veil Creek: Veterans, army surplus, art, and more 

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