City Council reverses decision, gives Historical Society chance to prove finances

Rockford Area Historical Society founding members Marv and Joan Bunn talk with President Terry Konkle and his wife Jan about fund-raising strategies for a new museum. They are pictured in the Homer Burch geneology room of the museum.

New museum could benefit downtown, community by BETH ALTENA Editor’s note: I apologize this story did not run last week as intended. It was written and sent prior to our printing deadline while I was on vacation in Maine (see pic below right). Unfortunately, it was never received by the staff working hard without me. […]