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Kensington Runestone

September 23, 2016
This artist rendering depicts what the exterior of the Kensington Rune Stone Park Visitor Center will look like. (Courtesy of JLG Architects)
Rune Stone Park plans taking shape
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
July 22, 2016
Dr. Richard Nielsen is shown with the Runestone he loved to study.  (Photo courtesy of Eye Wonder Media)
COMMENTARY: The passing of a giant in Runestone research
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2015
The mural at the Runestone Electric Association in Alexandria depicts the carving and discovery of the runestone. Edward “Mike” Wick took this photo of the painting at REA and Photoshopped out a cubicle wall and outlets in order to show the painting in its entirety. (Contributed)
Painted in time
July 15, 2015 - 12:00am
Professor Henrik Williams will be in Alexandria to present, “What Were the Vikings Thinking? Cracking the Runic Code.” Above, Williams is standing by the great Viking Age Memorial Stone (U 961) from Vaksala Church in Uppsala, Sweden.  It is dated from around 1070-1100 AD, which is the late Viking Age. (Photo courtesy of Mikael Wallerstedt)
Cracking the runic code
April 15, 2015 - 12:00am
July 30, 2014
Olof Ohman, the farmer who found the Kensington Runestone, is shown flanked by two soldiers in a 1927 celebration of the stone’s discovery that took place near Fahlin’s Point on Lake Oscar. About 10,000 people attended the event. (Contributed)
Runestone...the musical?
July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
The Kensington Runestone Park could be designated as a state historic site.
More limelight shines on Runestone
July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
November 13, 2013
Is the Kensington Runestone an authentic artifact carved by explorers from Norway more than 650 years ago or is it a much more recent hoax? The mystery and theories linger.  Pictured is Olaf Ohman, a Swedish farmer living near Alexandria who found the stone in grubbing an aspen tree in 1898. Photo taken c.1927. (Contributed)
Runestone is fake, says new book
November 13, 2013 - 8:42am
September 19, 2013
Runestone resurfaces in ‘La Merica’
September 19, 2013 - 2:53pm
August 24, 2012
A runestone replica has a place of honor at the Kensington museum. (Contributed photo)
Day at the Museum
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 6, 2010
Story of Runestone to be presented in Elbow Lake October 14
October 6, 2010 - 12:00am
September 29, 2010
Runestone in limelight
September 29, 2010 - 12:00am
February 19, 2010
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
Runestone revelations
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 20, 2010
Geologist/author to present free lecture about Runestone research
January 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 2, 2009
Forum to feature author of latest Runestone book
October 2, 2009 - 12:00am
September 18, 2009
Runestone to be on TV
September 18, 2009 - 12:05am