Event in Dallas Nov. 22 honors 50th anniversary with music, quotes from JFK’s speeches and a monument in his memory.
Photographer Robert H. Jackson snapped the famous picture in 1963 of when Jack Ruby shot Lee Harvey Oswald, alleged assassin of President John F. Kennedy.
Where were you when President John F. Kennedy was shot? The Elk River Star News would like to hear from you. Do you have lasting memories of where you were that day? Do you have a special connection to JFK because of his presidency or his assassination? Do you have a story about JFK you [...]
At a glance: The what: The 50th Committee (President John F. Kennedy Commemorative Foundation), consisting of 25 local civic leaders, in cooperation with the city of Dallas, will hold an observance to celebrate the remarkable life, legacy and leadership of John F. Kennedy. “The 50th: Honoring the Memory of President John F. Kennedy” will commemorate [...]
by Howard Lestrud ECM Political Editor Nearly 50 years have passed since our 35th president of the United States, John F. Kennedy, was assassinated Nov. 22, 1963, on the streets of Dallas, Texas. To this date, many people still believe there was a conspiracy to kill President Kennedy. Many theories have evolved over the years. [...]
Some documents, recordings still not open to public, despite requests
Former Isanti County resident Jack Puterbaugh recalls riding in a car ahead of Kennedy’s limousine in the president’s motorcade.