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Dakota Datebook: Ev Albers

On March 28, during "the Great Blizzard of 1942," Ev Albers was born in Oliver County.

Albers grew up on a dairy farm near Hannover. His daughter Gretchen writes, "Always working hard, to earn what he considered the privilege of attending school, (my dad) graduated from Dickinson State College in 1966 before going on to receive an MA in English at Colorado State University, Fort Collins. As a youn...