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Dickinson: The Queen City; Old nickname for city on the western edge a mystery

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Dickinson has been crowned "The Queen City of the Prairies" for more than a century, but it begs the question: Where did the name come from?


"I've asked a lot people over the years just to out where the name came from because it was on the shop when I bought it," Queen City Barber Shop owner Johnney Elsbernd said Saturday. Thus far, he's not found the answer.

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