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2013-11-05 23:34:03

Popular cable television show about life in rural Minnesota starts the new season with a ride on Lake Wobegon Trail. Brandon, Minnesota (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Lakes Country Living promises another season of fresh content to please viewing audiences. Since 2010, this video magazine has taken television viewers behind the scenes into artists’ studios, out into farm fields, through dusty archives of old museums and behind the counters of Main Street businesses – wherever the camera...

2013-10-29 12:28:50

SANTA MONICA, California, October 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, UBM Canon will host its MD&M Minneapolis and MinnPack co-located event at the Minneapolis Convention Center. MD&M Minneapolis will provide medical device manufacturers with a comprehensive medical design and manufacturing event. MinnPack will provide packaging resources for the 145,000 manufacturers located in Minnesota and surrounding states-including consumer packaged goods, food, beverage,...

2013-10-27 23:04:10

The 2013 fastest-growing private companies in Minnesota are named. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) October 27, 2013 MentorMate (http://mentormate.com) announced today that the company ranks 4th in Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s Fast 50, a listing of the fastest-growing private companies in Minnesota released by the publication on October 24, 2013. Founded in 2001, MentorMate had 30 employees at the start of 2011 and now has 207, resulting in the company’s recent relocation to its...

2013-10-25 23:02:44

The Coon Rapids Homes for Heroes program, recently launched, has been a success so far for Edina Realty's listing leader. Coon Rapids, MN (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 The Coon Rapids Homes for Heroes program has brought savings to the Coon Rapids community. Local heroes of all sorts including military personnel, firefighters, law enforcement officers, first responders, and teachers have saved thousands through the Coon Rapids Homes for Heroes program. Kris Lindahl of Edina Realty recently...

2013-10-15 20:20:44

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Minneapolis Downtown Council (MDC) and Minneapolis Downtown Improvement District (DID) announced today that Steve Cramer, President at Project for Pride in Living (PPL) for the last ten years, will serve as the organization's new President and CEO, effective December 2, 2013. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131015/AQ98379) A proven organizational and community leader, Cramer has worked at the intersection of public,...

2013-10-14 12:25:59

Academic Alliances with CompTIA, EMC Corporation and Microsoft provide in-demand skill set for careers in IT field MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- To further prepare graduates for employment in the IT field, Rasmussen College School of Technology today announced alliances with the CompTIA® Authorized Academy Partner Program, the EMC(®) Academic Alliance Program and the Microsoft IT Academy Program. Through the alliances, the School of Technology increases the rigor of...

2013-10-08 23:28:00

Kick-off event to be held at Pillsbury Elementary School, where approximately 88% of students qualify for free and reduced breakfast. Minneapolis (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Hunger-Free Minnesota announced today that it is launching a statewide School Breakfast Challenge to increase participation in the School Breakfast Program among low-income Minnesota students. The School Breakfast Challenge will be launched with a ceremonial event held at Pillsbury Elementary School on October 9, 2013 at...

2013-10-02 23:29:32

Minneapolis traditional home sales increase over 100 percent in Q2, according to a new report by the City of Minneapolis. Home Destination, a professional residential Realtor with RE/MAX Results has been as busy as the report suggests and comments on housing trends covered in the City of Minneapolis Q2 overview. Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 A quarterly overview of housing trends in Minneapolis was released yesterday by the City of Minneapolis. The most significant...

2013-09-30 23:04:46

The panel will cover the rapid transformation of real-time collaboration technologies by cloud-based video services. Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 The Visual Communication Industry Group, (VCI-Group) will host a Video Cloud Service Panel Discussion at the upcoming IIT RTC Conference and Expo. The 6th annual IIT RTC Conference will be held on October 15-17th and is located at IIT Hermann Hall, 3241 South Federal, Chicago, IL 60616. The Video Cloud Services panel in the...

2013-09-23 12:27:09

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Big-D Construction (www.big-d.com) has opened an office in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The office is located in the Tractorworks Building, which is part of the Minneapolis Warehouse District (800 Washington Ave North, Suite 900). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120806/LA52663LOGO) As the firm's sixth regional office, Big-D Midwest will extend Big-D Construction's presence in all disciplines of construction and create a full...


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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