Carver County Historical Society

CCHS In the News

Project will digitize diaries of 19th-century Swedish immigrant in Waconia
Star Tribune, March, 2018

American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis celebrates beauty of ‘101 Bowls’
Star Tribune, February, 2018

Preserving Coney Island artifacts
Waconia Patriot, February, 2018

Commentary: Discovering the roots of an orphan train passenger
Chanhassen Villager, February, 2018

Andrew Peterson diaries to be translated
Chaska Herald, February, 2018

State funds will let us spy on historical diary
Chanhassen Villager, January, 2018

Local political cartoonist to speak at historical society meeting
Waconia Patriot, January, 2018

Swedish 101
SW Metro Magazine, October, 2017

Ghost towns of the southwest metro
Chaska Herald, October, 2017

Whatever Happened to Oberles Corners?
SW Metro Magazine, October, 2017

Settlers Discover Earth’s Healing Attribute at Mudcura
SW Metro Magazine, September, 2017

Artifacts handled with care
Chaska Herald, July, 2017

Immigrant Farmers Plant Their Roots in Carver County
SW Metro magazine, July, 2017

Andrew Peterson barn restored; more funding on the way
Chaska Herald, July, 2017

Preserving local history: Legacy funds to benefit Peterson farm work
Waconia Patriot, July, 2017

Being true to their school
Chaska Herald, May, 2017

Honoring Service
NYA Times, May, 2017

Annual Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Banquet set for this saturday
NYA Times, May, 2017

Registration for history camps open
Chanhassen Villager, April, 2017

Tractor for farmstead
Chaska Herald, April, 2017

Library: Princely collection at the library
Chanhassen Villager, April, 2017

Artifacts on Coney Island point to ancient civilizations
Chaska Herald, March, 2017

Mind your Ps and Qs
Chaska Herald, March, 2017

Historical society looks back on the legacy of newspapers
Waconia Patriot, March, 2017

They dig history- what archaeologists found at Peterson farm
Chanhassen Villager, February, 2017

County parks going to the dogs in January
Waconia Patriot, December, 2016

Peterson Farm receives grant
Chaska Herald, December, 2016

Historical tea party
Chaska Herald, November, 2016