Latest Geography of Minnesota Stories

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...

2013-09-20 23:00:28

Minneapolis, do you have Talent? The AMTC team will be screening local Minneapolis talent at 10am and 2pm at the Minneapolis Convention Center on September 28th for professionals and amateurs, ages 4 and up. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Bad is bold in the entertainment industry, so good must be BOLDER. It’s time for God’s stars to stand up on the stages of film, fashion, music and theater. Non-profit Christian ministry Actors, Models and Talent for Christ (AMTC) has been...

2013-08-18 23:02:34

Minnesota-based leading wholesale personalized printer announces new additions to their wholesale team. North Mankato, MN (PRWEB) August 18, 2013 Navitor, a leading wholesale printer based in North Mankato, Minnesota, is proud to announce that new additions have been made to their team of employees. During the month of July, Navitor welcomed several employees to new positions within their company. One new addition to Navitor’s business development team is Justin Kaus. Justin has been...

Latest Geography of Minnesota Reference Libraries

Superior National Forest
2014-07-31 09:38:55

Superior National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Minnesota, between the Canada – United States border. It is located in the Arrowhead Region and comprises an area of the Boundary Waters, which separates Canada and the United States. This forest holds 3,900,000 acres of protected lands and waters that are separated into numerous ranger districts, with over a quarter of the forest comprising the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. It was established in 1903...

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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