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BACK THEN WITH TRACY BRIGGS

When you only have 3 or 4 stations, you tend to hear the same commercials over and over again, and boy do we remember them. "Back Then" columnist Tracy Briggs wants to know your favorites.
Before Title IX, some schools got creative with activities for the female students.
For Memorial Day, an American military cemetery in Cambridge wants to honor the Americans (including North Dakotans and Minnesotans) who are buried there with photos beside their grave markers. Maybe you know one of these men.
They endured long hours in the snow and cold. Whatever happened to the high school boys who tried to make seesaw history?

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The 1950 U.S. Census has officially been released after 72 years of waiting. What you learn about America back then might surprise you, according to columnist Tracy Briggs.
Some of these candies have been around for more than 100 years and might bring back great memories of childhood, but columnist Tracy Briggs has a question: Would you eat them today?
It might have been a little corner store, but for kids it was their first taste of freedom, columnist Tracy Briggs says. But she wonders, will her children ever feel the way she did?
A Moorhead man has the legal middle name Luckyboy, and it's fitting considering his luck as a 5-day-old who was struck by a bullet.
Love was definitely in the air from the 1960s into the '90s as teens went round and round on one of Fargo-Moorhead's favorite weekend spots.
The letter from King George was both a thank you and a shot in the arm.

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In her Fargo days, superstar Peggy Lee fell in love with the man who was later killed in WWII. Years later, she was deeply moved when his fraternity remembered.
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The "King of the Beatniks" himself Jack Kerouac was impressed by something that happened to him in Dickinson in 1949.
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The most patriotic of paint jobs had Fargoans talking in the mid-1970s.

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