Historical society seeks 1918 flu stories

McKINLEY — The Iron Range Historical Society (IRHS) is planning a January 2021 Zoom meeting for members and anyone interested in Iron Range history. The topic will be the 1918 influenza pandemic and how it affected the Iron Range.

IRHS is looking for anyone willing to share letters, photos, and stories from that era, such as those passed down by a relative who experienced the pandemic. Send comments, stories, or photos (originals will be returned) to Iron Range Historical Society, 5454 Grand Ave., McKinley, MN 55741. You may also call 218- 749-3150 or email ironrangehistsoc@gmail.com or saun49@gmail.com.

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