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Cloquet museum opens new 1918 Fire exhibit with Moose Lake program

The Carlton County Historical Society announces the opening of its new exhibit on the Great 1918 Fire with a program presented by the Moose Lake Area Historical Society Sunday, Jan. 28, at 1 p.m. at the museum on Cloquet Avenue and Fifth Street.

The Carlton County Historical Society announces the opening of its new exhibit on the Great 1918 Fire with a program presented by the Moose Lake Area Historical Society Sunday, Jan. 28, at 1 p.m. at the museum on Cloquet Avenue and Fifth Street.

The program will focus on Moose Lake's experience in the great 1918 fires. Come and find out about Moose Lake's great loss of life through personal stories of those who lived in Moose Lake at the time of the fire.

This event begins a year-long series of programs and activities commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 1918 fire, which began Oct. 12, 1918.

Refreshments will be served after the program. Regular admission is $3 for adults, $1 for children under 12 and free admission for children under 5 and CCHS members. The museum is handicapped accessible.

For more information, call 218-879-1938.

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