How north metro places got their names

  • by: Anna Pratt , Special to the Star Tribune
  • Updated: May 14, 2013 - 1:39 PM

Some of them are places that people in the north metro visit, pass or travel along every day. Some are more obscure. But well-known or not, they all have elements of history in them, through the people whose names they bear. Here’s a look at some of the names behind the places, and the people behind the names.

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