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Cindy Grohs, Plankinton finance officer, works at her desk Wednesday afternoon inside the new City Hall in Plankinton. The book in the foreground is the handwritten police log from the late 1970s when Plankinton had a city police officer. (Sean Ryan/Republic)

Old records see new life

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PLANKINTON -- New made way for the old again at City Hall in Plankinton.

More than 130 years of city records, previously shrouded in storage, are now more easily accessible thanks to the city's move into a larger building.


Cindy Grohs, the city's finance officer, has taken on the task of sorting through old books and documents that date back to Dakota Territory days.

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