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5 Fun Facts About February 27 In North Dakota History

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February 27 is an important day in North Dakota history. Here are five interesting facts about this date:

1. In 1861, North Dakota's first newspaper, the Red River Valley Pioneer, was established in Pembina. The paper served the growing communities along the Red River Valley and surrounding areas, providing news, opinions, and information to the public.

2. On February 27, 1900, the first state capitol in North Dakota was completed in Bismarck. The facility, which remains in use today, housed the offices of the governor, attorney general, secretary of state, and other state officials.

3. In 1947, the University of North Dakota's men's basketball team won their first-ever North Central Conference championship on February 27. The team went on to win several state and regional titles over the years, cementing their place in North Dakota sports history.

4. On February 27, 1960, the North Dakota Science Museum opened its doors to visitors for the first time. The museum showcased a variety of exhibits related to science and technology, including interactive displays and hands-on activities for visitors of all ages.

5. In 2015, North Dakota residents came together to celebrate the state's first-ever multi-cultural festival on February 27. The festival, held in Fargo, featured music, food, and performances from a variety of different cultures, highlighting the diversity of North Dakota's population.
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