Jul 10, 2014
The Washington Post
For Danish immigrants, a field of American dreams
The Elk Horn phone book is filled with Andersens, ChristenA sens, Petersens, Eskovs, Clausens, Sorensens, Madsens, Mortensens and Jacobsens.
Officials set old Iowa elementary school on fire
A nearly century-old elementary school building in the western Iowa town of Exira went up in flames Sunday as part of a school district's efforts to save money, a planned event that compelled residents and former students to watch.
School Controlled Burn Fire Training Postponed
A controlled burn on a nearly century-old elementary school building in Exira, Iowa scheduled for Sunday morning has been postponed due to strong winds.