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Blaine Energy

The Blaine Energy were a Tier III Junior A ice hockey team playing in the United States Premier Hockey League -Elite Division. The team played their home games at the 1.200-seat Fogerty Arena located in Blaine, Minnesota.

                                               

History of the Los Angeles Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers franchise has a long and storied history, predating the formation of the National Basketball Association. Founded in 1947, the Lakers are one of the NBAs most famous and successful franchises. As of summer 2012, the Lakers ...

                                               

Minneapolis City SC

Minneapolis City SC is an American soccer club based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. Founded in 2016, the team plays in the National Premier Soccer League, a national league at the fourth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid, and are the ...

                                               

Minnesota Magicians

The Minnesota Magicians are a Tier II junior ice hockey team in the North American Hockey Leagues Midwest Division. Based in Richfield, Minnesota, the Magicians play their home games at Richfield Ice Arena. The Magicians are the only Tier II juni ...

                                               

Minnesota Monarchs

The Minnesota Monarchs were one of six Major League Volleyball franchises. The league began in 1987 and ended short of completing a full season in 1989. The Minnesota franchise was reported to be the strongest in terms of attendance, repeatedly f ...

                                               

Minnesota Mullets

The Minnesota Mullets are a Tier III junior ice hockey team located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Mullets play in the United States Premier Hockey League Premier Division. From 1993 to 2015, the team played in the former Minnesota Junior Hockey ...

                                               

Minnesota Muskies

The Minnesota Muskies were a member of the American Basketball Association, born with the leagues creation on February 2, 1967. L.P. Shields and Fred Jefferson were the owners after paying a franchise fee of.000. The team then played one season i ...

                                               

Minnesota Ripknees

The Minnesota Ripknees were an American basketball team of the American Basketball Association. The Ripknees briefly joined the Premier Basketball League after starting playing one season in the ABA. The team gets its unusual name after "Ripknee" ...

                                               

Minnesota Twin Stars

Minnesota TwinStars FC was an American soccer team playing in the Minnetonka High School Stadium, Minnetonka, Minnesota, United States. Founded in 1997, the team plays in National Premier Soccer League. Prior to the 2004 season, the team was know ...

                                               

Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild are a professional ice hockey team based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. They compete in the National Hockey League as a member of the Central Division of the Western Conference. The Wild were founded on June 25, 1997, but did not st ...

                                               

Minnesota Wildcats

The Minnesota Wildcats were a Tier III Junior A ice hockey team playing in the Minnesota Junior Hockey League. The team played their home games at the 1.200-seat Maple Grove Community Center located in Maple Grove, Minnesota.

                                               

North Star Bicycle Festival

The North Star Bicycle Festival, is a ten-day series of cycling events that take place at sites around central Minnesota. The festival has gone by multiple names since its creation in 1999 as Tour de Wings. It was known as the Great River Energy ...

                                               

Twin Cities Marathon

The Twin Cities Marathon TCM is an annual marathon in the Minneapolis–Saint Paul area. The race is often dubbed "The Most Beautiful Urban Marathon in America". The TCM was first run in 1982, and typically takes place during the first weekend in O ...

                                               

Twin Cities Northern Lights

Northern Lights Hockey is a nonprofit organization that fielded a Tier III Jr. A ice hockey team located in Bloomington, Minnesota, USA, a southwest suburb of Minneapolis-Saint Paul. Northern Lights Hockey played in the Minnesota Junior Hockey Le ...

                                               

County Road 81 (Hennepin County, Minnesota)

County State-Aid Highway 81, also known as County Road 81, is a county highway in Hennepin County, Minnesota, which runs from its interchange with Interstate 94, CR 66, and CR 152 in the city of Minneapolis, and continues northwest to its terminu ...

                                               

Go-To card

The Go-To card is a contactless smart card used to pay fares for bus, light rail, and commuter rail lines operated by Metro Transit and other transit agencies in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota. The system has significantly sped up boardings on ...

                                               

Metro (Minnesota)

Metro is a high-capacity transport network serving the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area. As of 2016, the system consists of two light rail lines operated by Metro Transit, along with three bus rapid transit lines: the Red Line, an extension ...

                                               

Metro Transit (Minnesota)

Metro Transit is the primary public transportation operator in the Minneapolis–Saint Paul area of the U.S. state of Minnesota and the largest operator in the state. The system is a division of the Metropolitan Council, the regions metropolitan pl ...

                                               

Minnesota State Highway 218

Minnesota State Highway 218 was a highway that originally ran from U.S. Route 218 in St. Paul to U.S. Route 210 in Brainerd. In 1935, it was extended south to Owatonna along the former route of U.S. 218. Around 1949, it was extended north of Brai ...

                                               

Northern Lights Express

The Northern Lights Express is a planned higher-speed rail service that would run 155 miles between Minneapolis and Duluth primarily in the U.S. state of Minnesota. A portion of the proposed line would run through neighboring Wisconsin to serve D ...

                                               

Red Rock Corridor

The Red Rock Corridor is a proposed bus rapid transit transitway in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul. The route connects the metropolitan areas southeastern suburbs to downtown St. Paul, and through it to downtown Minneapolis. The tr ...

                                               

Riverview Corridor

The Riverview Corridor is a transit corridor connecting Downtown Saint Paul and the Mall of America in Bloomington via the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport. The corridor serves an area from the Saint Paul Union Depot to the Mall via p ...

                                               

Rush Line Corridor

The Rush Line Corridor is a transport corridor and proposed commuter rail service that would run from Union Depot in downtown Saint Paul to Hinckley, Minnesota. It roughly follows the path of U.S. Route 61 and Interstate 35. Along with the Red Ro ...

                                               

Scott County Transit

Scott County Transit operates the Shakopee Transit Buses which runs the Route 496E East Circulator and Route 496W West Circulator in Scott County, Minnesota. These buses loop as local routes through Shakopee, Minnesota. Shakopee Transit along wit ...

                                               

SouthWest Transit

SouthWest Transit is a public transportation agency that is based in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. The agency was formed in 1986 when the southwest Minneapolis suburbs of Chaska, Chanhassen, and Eden Prairie chose to opt out of the Metropolitan Transi ...

                                               

University of Minnesota Campus Shuttle

The University of Minnesotas Campus Shuttle is a zero-fare bus service operating on the Universitys Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses. In 2009, the system carried more than 3.9 million riders, making it the second-busiest transit system in Minnes ...

                                               

Zip Rail

Zip Rail was a proposed intrastate passenger train that would link the Minneapolis–Saint Paul metropolitan area with the city of Rochester in the U.S state of Minnesota. The project was previously branded as Rochester Rail Link. North American Hi ...

                                               

Allianz Life

Minneapolis-based Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America provides annuities and life insurance products in the United States in all states except for New York. In New York, annuities and life insurance products are offered by Allianz Lif ...

                                               

Bright Health

The company was founded by Bob Sheehy, the former CEO of United Healthcare, with partners Kyle Rolfing, Tom Valdivia and seed investor Flare Capital Partners, upon raising $81.5 million in venture capital in 2016. Sheehy is the companys CEO, and ...

                                               

Disciplined Growth Investors

Disciplined Growth Investors, Inc. is a SEC-registered independent asset management firm founded in February 1997 by Fred Martin in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Its headquarters are located on the 25th floor of the Fifth Street Towers in downtown Minn ...

                                               

East View Geospatial

East View Geospatial, formerly East View Cartographic, is a provider of worldwide maps, geospatial data and geographic information systems services. EVGs holdings include all types of geospatial data including vector & raster data, digital elevat ...

                                               

Exosite (company)

Exosite is an Internet of Things software as a service company that develops software for companies that view and analyze data collected from sensors built into physical objects. It is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota with additional offic ...

                                               

Great Clips

Great Clips is a hair salon franchise with over 4.100 locations across the United States and Canada. It is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In 2013, it had system-wide sales of Great Clips is a hair salon franchise with over 4.100 locatio ...

                                               

Hammel, Green and Abrahamson

Hammel, Green and Abrahamson is an architecture, engineering, and planning firm that originated in Minnesota. It was founded in 1953 by Minnesotans Dick Hammel and Curt Green. All three of HGAs founders were schooled in the Bauhaus tradition, whi ...

                                               

Hedberg Maps

Hedberg Maps, Inc. is a map publishing company based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It was founded in 1994, although some of its maps were originally published under the name "Latitudes Map and Travel Publishers", as early as 1991. All operations are ...

                                               

Hymies Vintage Records

Hymies was opened in 1988 by James" Hymie” Peterson on Lake Street in Minneapolis. The store has carried exclusively analog audio media for most of its life. In 2010 the store relocated five blocks east to a new location. The Hymies Blog began in ...

                                               

Jefferson Lines

Jefferson Lines is a regional intercity bus company operating in the United States. Their current operations expands over 14 states throughout the Midwest.

                                               

LA ink

LA ink is a design firm established in 1987 and based in Minneapolis, MN. Most notable for their pioneering work in large scale printed murals and achievement recognition installations. Some key examples of their work are the SEGD 2007 Honor Awar ...

                                               

Lerner Publishing Group

Lerner Publishing Group, based in Minneapolis in the U.S. state of Minnesota since its founding in 1959, is one of the largest independently owned childrens book publishers in the United States. With more than 5.000 titles in print, Lerner Publis ...

                                               

M Health Fairview

M Health Fairview is a brand that represents the collaboration among three separate entities; the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The academic healthcare system combines the best of acade ...

                                               

Martin Williams Advertising

Martin Williams Advertising, Inc. is an advertising agency, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Since 1998, Martin Williams has been part of the Omnicom Group. Clients include Payless ShoeSource, Raymond James, Syngenta, Cargill, Marvin Windows, Sim ...

                                               

Network Systems Corporation

Network Systems Corporation was an early manufacturer of high-performance computer networking products. Founded in 1974, NSC produced hardware products that connected IBM and Control Data Corporation mainframe computers to peripherals at remote l ...

                                               

North Woods Advertising

North Woods Advertising is an advertising company based in Minneapolis, whose activities include advertising, public relations, political consulting, marketing strategy and others. It was founded by Bill Hillsman and specializes in working with p ...

                                               

Seward Community Cafe

The Seward Community Cafe is a collectively run cooperative restaurant in the Seward neighborhood of Minneapolis, Minnesota, notable for being the oldest worker-run restaurant in the United States. Since its founding, the cafe has been owned and ...

                                               

Totally Gross National Product

Totally Gross National Product is an American independent record label based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It was founded by Ryan Olson and Drew Christopherson. It is best known for issuing records by Lizzo, Poliça, and Marijuana Deathsquads. The la ...

                                               

VStar Entertainment Group

VStar Entertainment Group is a family entertainment production company headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. It produces Sesame Street Live, a live touring stage show based on the television series. It has also produced stage sh ...

                                               

Vugo (company)

Vugo is a rideshare advertising company that markets ads on billboards on top of Uber, Lyft and Sidecar. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the company is the first to develop in-car advertising for the rideshare marketplace.

                                               

World Wide Pictures

World Wide Pictures is a film distributor and production company established as a subsidiary of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in 1951. It is involved in the production and distribution of evangelistic films, the production of Graham c ...

                                               

American Public Media Group

American Public Media Group, formerly the Minnesota Communications Group, is the non-profit parent organization of Minnesota Public Radio, American Public Media, Southern California Public Radio, and the Fitzgerald Theater. Jon McTaggart is APMGs ...

                                               

Brown & Bigelow

The company was founded in 1896 by Herbert Huse Bigelow and Hiram Brown. On June 24, 1924, Bigelow was convicted for tax evasion, fined ten thousand dollars, and sentenced to two years three years, according to some sources in Leavenworth Prison. ...