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Little known Facts about Minnesota’s Twin Cities

Minnesota-twin-cities Minneapolis and St. Paul are known for their unforgiving winter seasons and having more than its fair share of lakes. However, they also have unique and not so well known stories to tell that most may not know about.

For instance, most people know the region is rich in history and culture; but may not know Minneapolis is one of the biggest little cities in the U.S.

The Minneapolis and St. Paul region has almost 3.5 million residents calling it home. There are quite a few little known facts about Minnesota’s Twin Cities, too many to list, and fun facts all across Minnesota. Do you know these?

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Why We’re Here: Twin Cities

Why, with all the possibilities that exist in the world, do we live here in the Twin Cities? In the spring and summer of 2010, we took our camera to the streets of Minneapolis and St. Paul to find peo…

Most people know the Twin Cities are full of history, family fun, culture and adventure. People visit it every year in the thousands of thousands, to take advantage of all it has to offer. There a lot of fun and interesting little known facts about Minnesota’s Twin Cities to explore. The ones above are just the tip of the iceberg.

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