Rich in timber, wildlife,fertile soil, and minerals, Minnesota attracted settlers in the late 1800s. It became a state in 1858. Iron ore is sourced from open pit mines in the east and shipped from Duluth, the westernmost deep-water port on the St. Lawrence Seaway. Thousands of lakes draw vacationers for fishing and canoeing. The Mississippi River originates from Lake Itasca. Minneapolis is the largest city in Minnesota; St. Paul is its capital.
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Minnesota is the 14th largest state in the USA, bordered by Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, Lake Superior, and the Canadian Provinces of Ontario and Manitoba. This site includes several maps of Minnesota.
Learn about urban, rural, and suburban real estate markets in Minnesota. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the Minnesota real estate resources on this page.
This Minnesota map page comprises a detailed, scalable road map of Minnesota, as well as Interstate highway routes, scenic road information, and state transportation links.
North Dakota is the 17th largest USA state, bordered by South Dakota, Minnesota, Montana, and the Canadian Provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Visit this site to find printable maps of North Dakota.
South Dakota is the 16th largest USA state, bordered by North Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota, Iowa, Montana, and Wyoming. Visit this site to learn more about South Dakota and find printable maps of the state.
Wisconsin is the 25th largest USA state, bounded by Lake Superior to the north, Illinois to the south, Minnesota and Iowa to the west, and Lake Michigan and the state of Michigan to the east.
Suddenly, shockingly, and unexpectedly, the Minnesota Vikings have the most dangerous offense in the NFC and appear to be on a collision-course with the Green Bay Packers for division superiority in the NFC North.
By Steve Silverman, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 21 Oct 2019 15:14:07 +0000.
With the addition of two confirmed deaths in Minnesota this week, the state's vaping death toll has hit three. Nationwide, 30 have died and 1,300 are ill as health officials search for a cause.
Daily Mail. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 20:32:34 GMT.