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Lawrence Welk

September 13, 2015
The North Dakota Historical Society has agreed to buy the boyhood home of bandleader Lawrence Welk. (Photo courtesy Tom Linn, Welk Homestead )
Attendance up slightly at Lawrence Welk home, but experience 'not what it was,' niece says
September 13, 2015 - 7:57pm
June 23, 2015
Feelings bittersweet for Welk family as state prepares to take over famous bandleader’s boyhood home July 1
June 23, 2015 - 6:32pm
April 16, 2015
House cuts operating funds for Lawrence Welk homestead
April 16, 2015 - 4:50pm
December 31, 2014
Deal for state to buy Welk home nears
December 31, 2014 - 6:40pm
July 4, 2014
Volunteer event set to spruce up Lawrence Welk ND homestead: State to assume control July 1
July 4, 2014 - 12:10am
April 11, 2014
Courtesy Photo by Tom Linn
The North Dakota Historical Society has agreed to buy the boyhood home of bandleader Lawrence Welk. The home is near Strasburg.
Welk home deal could close in May: Repairs planned for later this month
April 11, 2014 - 4:59pm
January 14, 2014
The North Dakota Historical Society has agreed to buy the boyhood home of bandleader Lawrence Welk. The home is near Strasburg, N.D.
Photo courtesy Tom Linn, Welk Homestead
Wish list for Welk homestead tops $2.3 million
January 14, 2014 - 3:48pm
January 10, 2014
FNS Photo by Mike Nowatzki
Lawrence Welk’s nieces, Edna Schwab, left, and Eveyln Schwab, talk to State Historical Society Director Merl Paaverud Jr. after the State Historical Board’s 6-5 vote on Friday to buy the Welk homestead owned by the Schwab sisters.
N.D. Historical Society votes 6-5 to buy Lawrence Welk’s homestead
January 10, 2014 - 4:55pm
FNS Photo by Jenna Watson 
Myra Collette, the niece of American entertainment icon Lawrence Welk, holds a portrait of Welk that she keeps on her refridgerator. Collette recalled meeting him for the first time just a young girl and what a positive influence he was. The State Historical Society is debating the purchase of Welk's childhood home in Strasburg, not only as a dedication to Welk's legacy, but to serve as a historical preservation of the agricultural area surrounding and culture of Germans from ...
A 'wunnerful' uncle, 'wunnerful' home: Lawrence Welk's niece recalls happy days at the family home in Strasburg
July 10, 2013 - 11:25pm
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