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Local Things to Do

Are you coming to the Sherburne County area on vacation? Here are some other attractions you might want to check out.

Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge

If you're interested in the Refuge, don't forget to check out the Friends of Sherburne NWR

Sand Dunes State Forest and also this site

Oliver Kelley Farm, Elk River, MN

Oak Savanna Park, near Becker, MN

Arts Alliance, Elk River, MN

Local and State Links Including Genealogy Links

The City of Elk River, Sherburne Co.

Sherburne County, MN -- the official county web site.

The Sherburne County Recorder's office has vital records including birth, marriage, and death records. Learn how to order copies.

Sherburne County, Minnesota Genealogy

Baldwin Township, Sherburne Co., Historical Sketches- - interesting facts and stories about Baldwin Township and the surrounding area. The information was compiled and written by Herb Murphy who served on the Baldwin Town Board for 24 years and retired in 2002. Herb and his wife, Corrine, who have 5 children and 13 grandchildren, have lived in the township for 30 years.

Sherburne County Fair-- events, calendar, exhibits, photos of this annual event.

St. Cloud Times Index to Obituaries and News - via Great River Regional Library

St. Cloud Area Genealogists- lists publications available for purchase for data from the St. Cloud area. Of interest to Sherburne Co. researchers is its Index to Gravestones of Stearns, Benton & Sherburne Counties, which lists epitaphs gathered in the 1970's of all the gravestones in the cemeteries of these counties.

The St. Michael Historical Society- in Wright County, MN

Minnesota Historical Society and the State Archives

Minnesota Digital Library - This site features more than 4,000 images of historic photographs and documents from various Minnesota libraries and museums. The 1903 plat book of Sherburne and Benton counties is available online here.

Bureau of Land Management - General Land Office Records - Find land patents and see images of the original document that shows the transfer of land ownership from the federal government to individuals.