Posted on Wed, 06/01/2022 - 08:08am

In Touch with Prairie Living, June 2022
By Michael M. Miller

The mission of the Tri-County Tourism Alliance is to organize people to preserve and promote Germans from Russia heritage and culture to enhance tourism in Emmons, Logan, and McIntosh counties. These counties in south central North Dakota are the center of German-Russian country. The Tri-County Tourism Alliance is the embodiment of the names of these three counties.

The Tri-County Tourism Alliance has partnered with Talking Trail LLC, Bismarck, ND, to develop the exciting Germans from Russia Talking Trail. The user-friendly mobile app is a platform for use with your cell phone. Shared memories, photos, and voices of the rich history for sites in three counties, Emmons, Logan, and McIntosh. Get lost listening to captivating stories from German-Russian Country. Whether it is the tragic story of the Feist children, the heroic story of Wilhelmina Geiszler, or the rich history of the immigrant journey memorialized at the Lake Hoskins Settlement Marker, you will love listening to the stories of these communities....

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