Gettysburg

A two-hour class on the Civil War Battle of Gettysburg will be presented by Coon Rapids Senior Services in its lifelong learning series at the Coon Rapids Civic Center Monday, Sept. 23, 10 a.m.

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It was an open field they charged across, headlong into whistling balls of lead that cut men down as they ran. The soldiers of the 1st Minnesota knew the bayonet charge they were making was suicide.

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Sun Newspapers’ news editor Jonathan Young is in Gettysburg this week, as the nation honors the 150th anniversary of the famous Civil War battle. He is traveling with Minnesota’s Civil War Commemorative Task Force, covering the events for ECM Publishers. Read about Jonathan Young’s travels on his blog, ecmgettysburg150. He arrived Monday and is spending the […]

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