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Dustin Heckman wil lead the Goodhue County Historical Society and oversee its museum starting March 31. (Republican Eagle photo by Michael Brun)

Tackling history with ‘energy’


The Goodhue County Historical Society has found its new executive director.

Dustin Heckman, current director of the Mower County Historical Society, will take over the position starting March 31, the GCHS Board of Directors announced Wednesday. Board members said they chose Heckman to bring renewed energy to the History Center with a focus on reaching out to the public.

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Michael Brun
Michael Brun is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls journalism program. He has worked for the Republican Eagle since March 2013, covering county government, health and local events. 
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