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On The Street
September 23, 2016
Rune Stone Park plans taking shape
The $1 million Kensington Rune Stone Park Visitor Center could be open by this time next year. Brad Bonk, Douglas County park superintendent,...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
July 22, 2016
COMMENTARY: The passing of a giant in Runestone research
By Dr. Jim Bergquist, Executive Director, The Runestone Museum, Alexandria, MN Since Alexandria is the home of the Kensington Runestone, I want...
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 15, 2015
Painted in time
REA mural was painted by ‘world’s fastest artist’
July 15, 2015 - 12:00am
Cracking the runic code
Scholar will visit Alexandria to present insight on runes
April 15, 2015 - 12:00am
July 30, 2014
It’s part of Minnesota Fringe Festival, debuts Sunday
July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
More limelight shines on Runestone
Runestone Park could be historic site; new documentary is being explored
July 30, 2014 - 12:00am
November 13, 2013
Runestone is fake, says new book
Museum welcomes new research
November 13, 2013 - 8:42am
September 19, 2013
Runestone resurfaces in ‘La Merica’
Author presents different twist on the Kensington tale
September 19, 2013 - 2:53pm
August 24, 2012
Day at the Museum
Editor's note: The following is a first-person account of a visit to the Kensington Area Heritage Society Museum. Several years ago there was...
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 6, 2010
Story of Runestone to be presented in Elbow Lake October 14
Is the Kensington Runestone genuine? Was the Runestone carved in Kensington? Those questions and more will be discussed during "The Story of Kensington Runestone" presentation. Charlie Olesen and the Kensington Runestone Park Foundation will present the event at the Thorson Memorial...
October 6, 2010 - 12:00am
September 29, 2010
Runestone in limelight
The Kensington Runestone is once again in the limelight. The controversial stone is part of a discussion in the North American Lecture Tour,...
September 29, 2010 - 12:00am
February 19, 2010
Geologist and author Scott Wolter talked about his research that supports the authenticity of the Kensington Runestone during "A Night at the...
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 20, 2010
Geologist/author to present free lecture about Runestone research
Geologist and author Scott F. Wolter will present a free lecture, open to the public, about the continuing research conducted about the Kensington Runestone (KRS). The lecture will be Monday, January 25 at 7 p.m. in the Alexandria Masonic Lodge, 205 Sixth Avenue East. Wolter is a...
January 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 2, 2009
Forum to feature author of latest Runestone book
If your curiosity over the Kensington Runestone was heightened while watching The History Channel documentary, The Holy Grail in America, here's a chance to learn more. The Kensington Area Heritage Society has arranged a special forum and book signing about the Runestone on Saturday,...
October 2, 2009 - 12:00am
September 18, 2009
Runestone to be on TV
A new angle on the Runestone hits national airwaves this weekend, putting Kensington on the map for history buffs. "The Holy Grail in America"...
September 18, 2009 - 12:05am