Victoria Smook (left, standing) tells of her interview experience Thursday afternoon, Feb. 27, with Doug Ohman (right) at a public preview of the documentary “Landmarks of Minnesota: Keeping History Alive” shown at the Palace Theatre in Luverne. The one-hour documentary airs Saturday, March 9, on Pioneer Public Television. Smook is one of several local residents interviewed about Blue Mound Lutheran Church, a featured landmark.

Rock County landmark featured in Sunday PBS television program debut

Luverne was one of two cities that hosted a preview event for “Landmarks of Minnesota: Keeping History Alive,” a potential new program for Pioneer Public Television.

PBS officials, the program’s host, and the producer attended the Feb. 27 preview event at the Palace Theatre.

Madison, Minnesota, hosted a similar event last week.


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