By LeAnn R. Ralph
PRAIRIE FARM — If it hadn’t been for an accident at a copper mine in Michigan in the late 1800s, Marv Prestrud and his family might not be hosting the Dunn County Dairy Breakfast May 20.
Marv Prestrud’s great-grandfather, Hans Prestrud, was an immigrant from Norway who ended up in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, working in the copper mines.
“Somehow he got caught in a cave-in. He got out alive, but he said, ‘I’m not ever going back down there again. I’m not risking it,’” Prestrud said.
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