Her disappearance in Chisholm, Minnesota, remains unsolved, without much evidence. It prompted law enforcement agencies in the state's Northland region to create one of Minnesota's two child abduction response teams.
The implementation of a national liquor ban in 1920 created a new industry in the Northland and left federal, state and local officials struggling to keep pace with international rum-runners — some of whom were tasked with upholding the very law.
The 17th stop on our tour of 20 Minnesota State Parks is to the newest member of the state park system. Officially less than a decade old, Lake Vermilion State Park was born out of land acquired and preserved during the region's mining boom in the 1880s.