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In History of the United States

What is there to do in Minnesota?

Actually, the amount of snow kind of depends on WHERE in the stateyou are talking about. The southern parts of the state do not getas much or regular snow cover that the north ( Full Answer )
In History of the United States

Where is Minnesota?

usa, in the midwest In the United States of America. It is located along the northern border in the center of the country. It borders Canada, and the states of North Dakota, S ( Full Answer )
In History, Politics & Society

How did Minnesota get its nickame?

Minnesota got it's nickname "The gopher state" by there being the first groundhogs day was and Minnesota's nickname was the "The groundhog state" until 1899.
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What is Minnesota known for?

Well, I'm pleasantly happy you asked. Minnesota is known for its many lakes, lots of trees and also the largest fresh water lake in the USA. Lake Superior. If you visit Minnea ( Full Answer )
In Science

How old is Minnesota?

Minnesota became a state on May 11, 1858. So, 2008-1858=150.. So currently in 2008, MN is 150 years old. (If that is what you mean.)
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What can you eat in Minnesota?

Fast food restaraunts:. Taco Bell, McDonalds, Burger King, Sonic, KFC, Hardees, Wendy's, Jimmy Johns, Subway, pretty much all the major fast food places are here
In Travel & Places

What is there to do in Finland Minnesota?

Finland, Minnesota is a small town (population about 600) in Northern Minnesota. It is about 5 miles west of the north shores of Lake Superior. There are beautiful hiking trai ( Full Answer )
In Travel & Places

Where is Blaine Minnesota from Minneapolis Minnesota?

It's in the northern suburbs. Blaine is in anoka county...near Coon Rapids, Fridley, Mounds View, New Brighton, Spring Lake Park and Anoka. how do i know this? It's about 15 t ( Full Answer )
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What time is it in Minnesota?

The time in Minnesota is UTC - 5 hours from the 2nd Sunday of Marchuntil the 1st Sunday of November and UTC - 6 hours during the restof the year.
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Are there armadillos in Minnesota?

my sister said she saw one 5 miles south of glencoe, minn. but i grew up there and do not know of anyone else who has seen one. Jeff k.
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Why is Minnesota named 'Minnesota'?

The name comes from the Dakota Indian (Sioux) word for "whitish" or "clouded water," and refers to the Minnesota River in the southwestern part of the state.
In State Laws

How is Minnesota?

Minnesota is a cold place (in the winters) it can get to about -25 to 25 degrees in the winter but in the summer it is a nice place to go 70 to 90 degrees great weather to be ( Full Answer )
In Law & Legal Issues

How do you get a copy of a will in Minnesota?

If the will has been filed in probate then you can contact the court to obtain a copy. If your brother refuses to file the will for probate then some other family member shoul ( Full Answer )
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Are there bays in Minnesota?

Minnesota isn't by a ocean and bays are next to a Ocean like Pennsylvania has a bay and Callifornia has one to and New York Maine and so on but Minnesota is more in the middle ( Full Answer )
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Where is Minnesota on a map?

East of South Dakota and North Dakota. North of Iowa. South of Manitoba (Canada). It also is west of Lake Superior and Wisconsin.
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Where in Minnesota is warroad?

It is about 366 miles north of Minneapolis, less than ten miles from the Canadian border at the southwest corner of Lake of the Woods.
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Does Minnesota have biomes?

Yes, Minnesota has several different biomes (e.g. the coniferous forest, deciduous forest, and prairie biome)
In Olympics

Was the Olympics in Minnesota?

No... the Olympics have been held in the US 8 times, 4 winter and 4 summer. Winter: 1932-Lake Placid, NY 1960-Squaw Valley, CA 1980-Lake Placid, NY 2002-Salt Lake City, UT ( Full Answer )
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Does Minnesota have deserts?

No. There is way too much rainfall and water in the state for there to be any deserts there.
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What is wrong with Minnesota?

There is nothing "Wrong" with minnesota! If you mean the downsides than the extreme coldness and tornadoes. That's about it
In Sharks

Are there sharks in Minnesota?

There are only bull sharks in the Mississippi river. I have never heard of an attack as a minnesotan. Bull sharks are the only shark that can live in fresh water. Either way n ( Full Answer )
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How did you get to Minnesota?

You can get to Minnesota in many different ways. You can fly, drive, arrive by boat, arrive by train and these are four options. If you drive by land from the north you arrive ( Full Answer )
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Is it hot in Minnesota?

Minnesota can be fairly hot and humid during the summer months, with average highs around Minneapolis/St. Paul reaching 95 F during July and August. However, Minnesota is more ( Full Answer )
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What are the nicknames for Minnesota?

These are the Nicknames: -The North Star state -The Gopher state -The Bread & Butter state -The Land of 10,000 Lakes -The Wheat state -New England of the West
In Biomes

What are the biomes of Minnesota?

There are three main ones, Coniferous forest, deciduous forest, and prairie grassland, those are what you are taught in school but the MN DNR websites says that there are four ( Full Answer )
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How are the schools on Minnesota?

extremely good. Minnesota is known for it's kind people and great schools. a very well known school district is in the metro city of Lakeville, in Dakota county.
In Botany or Plant Biology

What is unique about Minnesota?

Minnesota is the northern most state of the lower 48, the most lakes (10,000) in the lower 48, two major cities (St. Paul and Minneapolis) right next to each other, the most e ( Full Answer )
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What are the freeways in Minnesota?

Some of the major freeways in the Twin Cities metro are: Interstate 35-E Interstate 35-W Interstate 94 Interstate 394 Interstate 494 Interstate 694 U.S. Route 16 ( Full Answer )
In Costco

Is there Costco in Minnesota?

Yes. There are a total of 5 "Costco" in Minnesota. if you just type in "Costco" in google you will find their site, then click "locations" at the top of the page then you can ( Full Answer )
In Time Zones

What are the zones of Minnesota?

The whole state alternates between the North American Central Standard Time (UTC-6) and Central Daylight Saving Time (UTC-5). In the United States Daylight Saving Time begins ( Full Answer )
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Is there a beach in Minnesota?

It depends on your definition of beach. There is no ocean beach,but with more than 12,000 lakes, you will find many hundred milesof beach in Minnesota.
In Pronouns

Is Minnesota a pronoun?

No, the word Minnesota is a noun , a proper noun, the name of a specific place.. A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun in a sentence. The pronoun that takes the ( Full Answer )
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Why are there no Sioux in Minnesota?

There are four Sioux (Dakota) communities in Minnesota and manymore who live in urban areas. There are 60,000 Native people inMinnesota and a large portion are Sioux. 35,000 i ( Full Answer )
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Where is Olivia Minnesota?

It's in the north of the State - close to the towns of Bird Islandand Danube.