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Brian and Becky Johnson stand in front of the old barn Friday, near Arthur, N.D., that has hosted dances, concerts and receptions since the 1950s. Brian is struggling with Parkinson's disease, so they decided to sell the farmstead. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service

Historic dance venue for sale

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ARTHUR, N.D. — An old barn on a Cass County farmstead that’s housed dances, country bands, rock musicians and wedding receptions for more than 60 years will be changing hands.


Johnson’s Barn and the farmstead on which it sits between Arthur and Hunter, are for sale, and whether the longtime dances go on will be up to the buyer.

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Robin Huebner

Robin Huebner is also a 5 p.m. news anchor on WDAY-TV.