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Working For The Weekend: First Weekend Of Spring

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Time to get the motorcycle ready to go, plan your next camping adventure or get a picture when the Easter Bunny.

It’s the first full weekend of spring! 247 more words

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Skytrail | Minnesota Zoo

In 1969, a new state-funded zoo was being developed for the metropolitan Minneapolis / St. Paul, Minnesota area. The Minnesota Legislature created the Minnesota State Zoo Board (MSZB) to study the possibility of building such a facility.  1,510 more words

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Universal Mobility, Incorporated

In 1960, a man by the name of Hendrik “Hank” Pater founded a new corporation in his hometown of Salt Lake City, Utah: Advanced Welding Engineers (AWE). 1,117 more words

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Habegger Maschinenfabrik AG

Habegger Maschinenfabrik AG is a company in Thun, Switzerland. It was founded by Willy Habegger in 1943. They began manufacturing a type of monorail they were calling a “minirail” sometime in the early 1960s. 853 more words

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Family Zoo Overnight

Who: MN Army National Guard Families with Children ages 5-18. We have enough space for up to families of 5. Other families will be put on a wait list. 111 more words

Colo, The Oldest Gorilla In US, Turns 60

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — She is a mother of three, grandmother of 16, great-grandmother of 12 and great-great-grandmother of three. She recently had surgery to remove a malignant tumor, but doctors say she’s doing well. 744 more words

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Minnesota Zoo - November 2016

Photos from last month’s trip to the Minnesota Zoo. It was an unusually warm early November day and perfect zoo going weather. Click any image to view larger.

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