Sidetracked

By Darla Sathre (This story is part of the electronic portion of The Depot Express newsletter, Spring 2014, and did not appear in the print edition. It will be a regular part of future newsletters.) I am a new volunteer here at the Beltrami County Historical Society. I was born and raised in Bemidji, but moved to Brainerd 23 years ago. Do not worry – even while in Brainerd I remained loyal to the real Paul Bunyan on the shores of Lake Bemidji! The last five years there I worked at the Crow Wing CountY Historical Society & Museum, where I developed a fascination for local history tidbits. We recently moved back to Bemidji, and I am so pleased to be able to volunteer here […]