Check out some authentic blacksmithing tools and learn more about what blacksmiths did and their history in Faribault from the Rice County Historical Society’s Liz Kramer. These tools and more will be on display throughout the Rice County Fair, July 19-24. The Rice County Historical Society also will offer activities for children during the fair.

New episodes featuring Rice and Steele county history are posted to the KDHL YouTube channel and each Sunday at noon, with information courtesy of the Rice and Steele county historical societies. You also can find previous episodes of A Look Back and AM Minnesota and Will Jerry Eat It?, as well as other videos, on the KDHL YouTube channel. Subscribe and follow KDHL on YouTube to stay up-to-date on our newest shows!

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