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10 Things You Didn’t Know About The History Of Minnesota

Minnesota has a fascinating history and there are a lot of odd facts that the average Minnesotan might not know. From the state muffin to the original name of St. Paul, here are some cool things about the history of MN.

Which of these facts did you know about Minnesota? Which one surprised you the most? Share your thoughts with us on the Only In Minnesota Facebook Page!

Jo Magliocco
Minnesota staff writer for Only in Your State and owner of Minnesota blog NorthGuide.co, I'm a Minneapolis transplant who loves my cats, camera, and local coffee. On the weekends I'm usually exploring the North Shore or making my way through the list of Minnesota's State Parks. Want to talk about MN or ask me a question? Tweet me @sotafiedjo!