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2014-05-16 23:03:31

Medtronic Inc. indicated that it plans on recording a charge of $120-$140 million to resolve hundreds of lawsuits brought over its InFuse bone growth product. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm long dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices, reports that device maker, Medtronic Inc., announced plans to record a charge of between $120 and $140 million to resolve hundreds of lawsuits brought over...

2014-05-14 23:01:17

Financial and technical support from the Center for Prevention will transform 10 communities’ streets into avenues for activity at 27 Play Streets and Open Streets events Eagan, Minn. (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 This summer, people in communities across Minnesota will have a chance to experience their streets as places for people, not just cars. The Center for Prevention at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) is providing financial and technical assistance for 27 Play Streets...

2014-05-14 20:21:47

HIBBING, MN, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Essar Steel Minnesota LLC ("ESML") today announced that it has successfully closed a $450 million 6 year senior secured notes offering. The proceeds of the notes will be deposited into an escrow account, and upon the completion of certain conditions and documentation the proceeds of the notes will be released to ESML. ESML is engaged in the development of a 7 million tonnes per annum ("mtpa") fully-integrated iron ore pellet production...

2014-05-12 20:21:29

TORONTO, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Duluth Metals Limited ("Duluth, Duluth Metals") (TSX: DM) (TSX:DM.U) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Kelly J. Osborne as its President and CEO effective immediately. Mr. Osborne, a senior mining executive, with over thirty years of industry experience with major mining companies including Freeport-McMoRan, Vulcan Materials and Stillwater Mining Company, will focus on Duluth's joint venture development of the Twin Metals Minnesota...

2014-05-07 08:33:45

Nursing instructor was chosen as one of five national Fulbright-Nehru Scholars to provide education in India MINNEAPOLIS, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Minnesota School of Business is proud to announce that nursing instructor Jody Chrastek has been chosen to participate in the Fulbright-Nehru International Education Administrators Program. She will receive a grant to provide training for palliative care at 10 hospitals in India. Chrastek currently teaches end-of-life care as...

2014-05-01 23:10:08

Visitors to booth #2207 of the 2014 International Powder & Bulk Solids Expo will be able to see the best of Rice Lake's industrial weighing solutions. Rice Lake, WI (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Visitors to the International Powder & Bulk Solids Expo will be able to see the best of Rice Lake’s industrial weighing solutions in booth #2207 at the largest dry processing, bulk material handling and storage, and particle technology show in the industry. The show will be held at the Donald...

2014-04-29 23:01:31

Best Online Colleges, the premier website for rankings of the top online programs and online schools, has released its annual rankings of the Best Online Communications and Public Relations Bachelor's Degree Programs. (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 BestOnlineColleges.org is a pioneer in online educational resources for students. We seek to help students during their college search by providing an analysis of what degree paths are available to them, with an emphasis on distance learning. By...

2014-04-24 12:34:12

MINNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL, Minn., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IT-Ready, a nonprofit program of the Creating IT Futures Foundation and Per Scholas Inc., recently graduated 20 new information technology (IT) professionals in Minneapolis / St. Paul. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140416/75669 Several graduates already have been placed into paid, six-month apprenticeships with local corporations. All 20 graduates successfully earned their CompTIA A+ certification, a...

2014-04-22 23:04:49

“National Hackathon” Event Brings Together Local Students Who Love Technology Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 PowerObjects, a professional services firm 100% focused on providing service, support, education, and add-ons for Microsoft Dynamics CRM, is proud to sponsor and host the 2014 CodeDay event in Minneapolis. Taking place May 24-25 in 24 different cities nationwide, CodeDay brings together students to collaborate and build apps and games over a 24-hour period. CodeDay is...

2014-04-15 20:22:32

BLOOMINGTON, Minn., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- They've been burning the midnight oil for weeks now, trying to save everyone money, and now it is our turn to help them. Now that they have put away the ten key, and put down the pencil, it's time to relax. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140415/74077 Mall of America(®) celebrates taxpayer's hard work and dedication and is paying back with gift cards and discounts as a way to reward them for their hard work and long hours during the...


Latest Geography of Minnesota Reference Libraries

Chippewa National Forest
2013-11-21 12:56:10

Chippewa National Forest is a national forest located in northcentral Minnesota, United States, in the counties of Cass, Itasca, and Beltrami. The forest headquarters are located in Cass Lake, Minnesota. There are local ranger district offices in Deer River, Walker, and Blackduck. The forest encompasses 666,623 acres. Water is plentiful, with over 1,300 lakes, 923 miles of streams and rivers, and 400,000 acres of wetlands. The forest was established as the Minnesota Forest Reserve on...

Voyageurs National Park
2013-04-26 15:05:12

Voyageurs National Park is located in the state of Minnesota in the United States. The park contains 218,200 acres of land ancient Native Americans. The first explorers of European descent arrived in the area in 1688. These were French fur traders and explores, known as voyageurs, the people for which the park was named. Logging began in 1880’s and 1890’s and was such a lucrative and uncontrolled industry that the forests there no longer contain abundant adult trees. Gold mining also...

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toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
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