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Spring Park, Minnesota - Wikipedia.

Spring Park is a small city nestled on the shores of Lake Minnetonka in Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States and is about 20 miles west of Minneapolis.The population was 1,669 at the 2010 census.. The small town is rich in history. What is now Spring Park was once the grounds of Hotel Del Otero, a summer lake resort built by James J. Hill.. It was incorporated in ....


Oak Grove, Minnesota - Wikipedia.

Geography. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 35.16 square miles (91.06 km 2), of which 33.85 square miles (87.67 km 2) is land and 1.31 square miles (3.39 km 2) is water. County Roads 7, 9, 13, 22, and 78 are the main routes in the community. State Highway 47 passes briefly through the northwest corner of Oak Grove..


Spring Grove, Minnesota - Wikipedia.

Spring Grove is a city in Houston County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 1,330 at the 2010 census . [3] It is part of the La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN Metropolitan Statistical Area ..


Pine River, Minnesota - Wikipedia.

History. Pine River was incorporated in 1901. Its post office began in 1877. Geography. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.20 square miles (3.11 km 2), of which 1.16 square miles (3.00 km 2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km 2) is water.. Minnesota State Highways 84 and 371 are two of the main routes in the community..


B - Wikipedia.

The Roman B derived from the Greek capital beta ? via its Etruscan and Cumaean variants. The Greek letter was an adaptation of the Phoenician letter bet ? . The Egyptian hieroglyph for the consonant /b/ had been an image of a foot and calf , but bet (Phoenician for "house") was a modified form of a Proto-Sinaitic glyph probably adapted from the separate hieroglyph Pr ....


St. Francis, Minnesota - Wikipedia.

History. St. Francis was named after Francis of Assisi.. In 1855 Dwight Woodbury built a dam, grist and saw mill, and the first house, which later became the Riverside Hotel. George Armsby and E. Fowler are considered to be the first settlers in the area.. St. Francis Township was settled in 1855 and organized in 1857. The name St. Francis comes from Louis Hennepin, who named ....


Eagle Mountain (Minnesota) - Wikipedia.

Eagle Mountain is the highest natural point in Minnesota, United States, at 2,301 feet (701 m).It is in northern Cook County, it is in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Superior National Forest in the Misquah Hills, northwest of Grand Marais.It is a Minnesota State Historic Site. Eagle Mountain is only about 15 miles (24 km) from Minnesota's lowest elevation, Lake ....


List of Minnesota Twins minor league affiliates - Wikipedia.

Minnesota Twins 2021-present. The current structure of Minor League Baseball is the result of an overall contraction of the system beginning with the 2021 season. Class A was reduced to two levels: High-A and Low-A. Class A Short Season teams and domestic Rookie League teams that operated away from spring training facilities were eliminated. Low-A was reclassified as Single ....


Staples, Minnesota - Wikipedia.

History. Staples developed around a sawmill. The settlement was originally called Staples Mill, and under the latter name was platted in 1889, and named for Samuel and Isaac Staples, businessmen in the lumber industry.. Geography. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.68 square miles (12.12 km 2); 4.67 square miles (12.10 km 2) is ....


The Great Northfield, Minnesota Raid - Wikipedia.

The Great Northfield, Minnesota Raid is a 1972 American Western film about the James-Younger Gang distributed by Universal Pictures.It was written and directed by Philip Kaufman in a cinema verite style and starring Cliff Robertson.The film purports to recreate the James-Younger Gang's most infamous escapade, the September 7, 1876, robbery of "the biggest bank west of the ....


Maple Plain, Minnesota - Wikipedia.

Maple Plain is a city in Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States.The population was 1,768 at the 2010 census..


List of Minnesota Vikings first-round draft picks - Wikipedia.

The Minnesota Vikings joined the National Football League (NFL) in 1961.The Vikings' first draft selection as an NFL team was Tommy Mason, a running back from Tulane University.The team's most recent first-round selection is Lewis Cine, a safety from Georgia.. Every April, each NFL franchise seeks to add new players to its roster through a collegiate draft known as the "NFL ....


List of United States cities by crime rate - Wikipedia.

The following table of United States cities by crime rate is based on Federal Bureau of Investigation Uniform Crime Reports statistics from 2019 for the top 100 most populous cities in America that have reported data to the FBI UCR system.. The population numbers are based on U.S. Census estimates for the year end. The number of murders includes nonnegligent ....


Cambridge, Minnesota - Wikipedia.

Cambridge is a city in Isanti County, Minnesota, United States, located at the junction of Minnesota State Highways 65 and 95.The population was 9,611 at the 2020 census. It is the county seat of Isanti County. It is located along the Rum River and BNSF's Hinckley Subdivision.Cambridge is notable for having the highest percentage of Swedish Americans of ....


County State-Aid Highway 12 (Cook County, Minnesota) - Wikipedia.

County State-Aid Highway 12 (CSAH 12), also known as the Gunflint Trail, or County Road 12 (CR 12), is a 57-mile (92 km) paved roadway and National Scenic Byway in Cook County, Minnesota, that begins in Grand Marais and ends at Saganaga Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW), near the U.S. border with Ontario.It provides access to many of the entry ....


Norwood Young America, Minnesota - Wikipedia.

Norwood Young America is a city in Carver County, Minnesota, United States, located about 40 miles west of Minneapolis. The population was 3,549 at the 2010 census . [3].