Latest Geography of Minnesota Stories

2013-12-18 23:23:33

Volunteers decorate at St. Joseph’s Home for Children and donate toys to VEAP Holiday Drive to support community Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Loffler Companies, a leading provider of office technology and services in the Upper Midwest, celebrated President and CEO Jim Loffler’s mantra of “To Whom Much is Given, Much is Expected” during the 2013 holiday season. In early December a group of Loffler employees traveled to St. Joseph’s Home for Children in Minneapolis...

2013-12-17 23:00:40

Asia’s leading HR & Recruiting Software Provider makes international Cloud Computing Program Shortlist for Best Software-as-a-Service (outside US). Singapore (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 HRBoss, Asia’s pioneering Human Capital technology firm, has today been announced as a finalist in the 2013-14 Cloud Awards Program in the category of Best Software-as-a-Service (outside of US). Identifying and celebrating excellence in the field of cloud computing, the cloud computing awards...

2013-11-20 23:31:45

Sunfire Technology-Moving You to the Cloud Memphis, TN and Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Sunfire Technology Receives Professional Designation as Cloud Solutions Provider— Sunfire Technology Joins National Network of Cloud Professionals becoming a Cloud Nation Certified Professional (CNCP)— Leading North American cloud solutions aggregator Cloud Nation today announced that Sunfire Technology has successfully completed training and received its CNCP (Cloud Nation Certified...

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...

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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