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The racial makeup of the city was 95.92% White, 0.27% African American, 1.63% Native American, 0.54% Asian, 0.54% from other races, and 1.09% from two or more races.There were 165 households out of which 29.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.6% were married couples living together, 9.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 44.2% were non-families.Larry enlisted in the United States Navy and was on the Destroyer USS Samuel M Moore DD747 from 1961 to 1965.After his service in the Navy, Larry bought a farm one mile north of his home in Askov, MN where he resided until 1987.
Larry worked most of his life as an owner/operator truck driver and was a member of OOIDA (Owner Operator Independent Driver of America). Larry had many interests and hobbies which included horses, semi-trucks (Kenworths) trail rides, and John Wayne and James Stewart movies.
Larry Lee Christensen, age 75, of Askov, MN passed away on January 25, 2019 at the Augustana Nursing Home in Moose Lake, MN with his family by his side.
Larry was born in Askov, MN on the Christensen Farm, south of town, where he lived until he graduated from Askov High School in 1961.
Askov formerly called itself "rutabaga capital of the world" because one or two dozen local farmers grew this crop in the early to mid-1900s.
The village is now home to an annual "Fair and Rutabaga Festival", a beauty pageant and fair held during the fourth weekend of August, a few months before rutabaga is harvested.