grim-siderBrian, the Grim Researcher, has a longstanding interest in reporting the hidden stories of the American past and present.  In addition to the grim research archived on this site, he has conducted extensive research into music, sporting, and local area histories. He has contributed to a wide variety of news reports, books, video documentaries, and museum exhibits.  Brian is a lifelong resident of Minnesota.

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