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30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Women of the Stockyards

What MN city provided unusually-equitable work opportunities for women in the early 1900s?

30-Second Minnesota: Women of the Stockyards

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30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Whale Car

Why did a fiberglass whale swallow a car? Hint - it wanted to promote a radio station.

30-Second Minnesota: Whale Car

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Stucco Snowman

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Stucco Snowman

Where is the world's largest stucco snowman? Hint - you can see it right from your car.

30-Second Minnesota: Stucco Snowman

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Stockyards Exchange

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Stockyards Exchange

What current event venue was once the center of South St. Paul's stockyard business?

30-Second Minnesota: Stockyards Exchange

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Stillwater Lift Bridge

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Stillwater Lift Bridge

What vertical lift bridge once carried FAR more cars than it was ever designed to carry?

30-Second Minnesota: Stillwater Lift Bridge

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Polish National Alliance

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Polish National Alliance

Which still-operating bar did Polish immigrants gather at in the early 1900s?

30-Second Minnesota: Polish National Alliance

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Cow Town

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Cow Town

Why is the city of South St. Paul nicknamed "Cow Town?"

30-Second Minnesota: Cow Town

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Timezone Confusion

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Timezone Confusion

What split decision confused the residents of Minneapolis and St. Paul in September, 1965?

30-Second Minnesota: Timezone Confusion

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30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Infantorium

What historic theme park allowed visitors to view extremely young humans?

30-Second Minnesota: Infantorium

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Artificial Moon

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Artificial Moon

What electric device was once used to reduce crime in Minneapolis, Minnesota?

30-Second Minnesota: Artificial Moon

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Mary Tyler Moore

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Mary Tyler Moore

What Minneapolis home helped create a well-known television moment in 1970?

30-Second Minnesota: Mary Tyler Moore

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30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: There Were Brothels

What well-known St. Paul, Minnesota, coffee shop was once a brothel?

30-Second Minnesota: There Were Brothels

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Stone Arch Bridge

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Stone Arch Bridge

Who built the only stone arch bridge crossing the entire Mississippi?

30-Second Minnesota: Stone Arch Bridge

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: First Black Legislator

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: First Black Legislator

Who was the first African American elected to the Minnesota legislature?

30-Second Minnesota: First Black Legislator

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30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Hannah Kempfer

Who was the first woman elected to the Minnesota legislature? Hint: it was actually FOUR.

30-Second Minnesota: Hannah Kempfer

Video thumbnail: 30-Second Minnesota 30-Second Minnesota: Central Park

30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: Central Park

What well-known green space used to be located alongside the Minnesota State Capitol?

30-Second Minnesota: Central Park

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30-Second Minnesota

30-Second Minnesota: High Bridge

What Minnesota bridge was partially-destroyed by a tornado?

30-Second Minnesota: High Bridge