On Our 90th Birthday

1983 On February 7, another petition, with over 6000 names was presented to the School Board. An election was held on March 21. There was vigorous campaigning o...

Losing the Library

1975 The Henepin County Library Board decided the best days of the Robbinsdale Community Library were over and recommended that the building close after 70 year...

M is for Milo

1968 Mr. Milo M. Mielke retired as Principal of Robbinsdale High School after 39 years in the district. Mr. Mielke was born in 1902 and was raised in Kenyon, Mi...

Flying Free in ’63

1963 Walter J. (Red) Sochacki began his second term as Mayor, the only councilman re-elected. He was well known as a football and basketball coach in the Robbin...

New Churches

1958 The decade of the “fifties” became famous for the building of new churches. In addition to those previously mentioned, three more must be inclu...