Heartland Band And Country Music In The Northland, 1982

March 4, 1982 The Heartland Band, a Northland country music group, as seen in February 1982 – clockwise from lower left: Mark Russell, Steve Johnson, Al Oikari, Greg Brown, Jack Purcell and Craig Erickson. (News Tribune file photo) Heartland Band lifts area’s country music profile By Bob Ashenmacher, News-Tribune staff writer Maybe it’s just that…
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Betty’s Pies, 1978

August 6, 1978 Betty Lessard holds one of her famous lemon angel pies at her cafe north of Two Harbors in August 1978. (News-Tribune file photo) Before planned road construction forced a move to modern digs uphill from Highway 61, the famed Betty’s Pies was housed in a more humble home much closer to the…
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