Monthly Archives: December 2011

What’s you favorite iconic building in Lake Wobegon Trail Country?

A major piece of Central Minnesota’s history was lost in the Freeport Roller Mill / Swany White Flour mill fire. It should make everyone think about how many other historical places exist in the area and what we’re doing to … Continue reading

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Good News for RICORI Trail Project

Good news today regarding the development of the RICORI Trail. The project received a $500,000 grant to help complete the trail. The completion of this trail will be a great addition to the trails in central Minnesota. This trail along … Continue reading

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Freeport’s Swany White Flour Mill Burned down today!

(Photo by Jason Wachter from St Cloud Times 12-27-2011 (c) ) We lost one of the most visible, prominent landmarks on the Lake Wobegon Trail today. The mill has been in operation for 114 years. Swany White Flour has been … Continue reading

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