Gopher State


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Noun1.Gopher State - a midwestern stateGopher State - a midwestern state      
middle west, Midwest, midwestern United States - the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
Voyageurs National Park - a national park in Minnesota having ancient rock outcroppings and evergreen forests
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Bemidji - a town in northern Minnesota
Duluth - a city in northeast Minnesota on Lake Superior
Hibbing - a town in northeastern Minnesota in the Mesabi Range
Mankato - a town in southern Minnesota
Minneapolis - largest city in Minnesota; located in southeastern Minnesota on the Mississippi river; noted for flour mills; one of the Twin Cities
Rochester - a town in southeast Minnesota
Saint Cloud, St. Cloud - a town in central Minnesota on the Mississippi River; granite quarries
capital of Minnesota, St. Paul, Saint Paul - capital of the state of Minnesota; located in southeastern Minnesota on the Mississippi river adjacent to Minneapolis; one of the Twin Cities
Twin Cities - nickname for Saint Paul and Minneapolis
Virginia - a town in northeastern Minnesota in the heart of the Mesabi Range
Little Sioux River - a river that rises in southwestern Minnesota and flows southwestward to the Missouri River in western Iowa
Mesabi Range - a range of hills in northeastern Minnesota where rich iron ore deposits were discovered in 1887
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But Schroeder of Common Cause said chronic experience with such cases involving high-profile officials has prodded other states to adopt reforms that Minnesotans haven't felt the need to take up yet - leaving the Gopher State with inadequate laws compared to, for example, Illinois and New Jersey.
The Gopher State actually claimed the first P&Y world record in the non-typical category.
based Heraeus Medical Components, a division of Heraeus Holding GmbH, is buying another contract manufacturer in the Gopher State.
Receive the popular Gopher State One Call colored yard sticks that demonstrate the required two-foot tolerance zone that must be maintained for safe digging - a popular attraction at the fair.
Previously he was director of the Minnesota Office of Pipeline Safety and is a former member of the Gopher State (Minnesota) One-Call board of directors, was vice chairman of the National Association of Pipeline Safety Representatives, chairman of its executive committee and member of the Grant Allocation and Risk Assessment Committees.
The Gopher State club (Rochester) played at Owatonna on July 29 and 30.
A nowheresville filled with monosyllabic locals whose hobbies include compiling scrapbooks and holding tapioca parties, you do wonder how the real-life residents of the Gopher State feel about being portrayed as such utter bumpkins.
The Minneapolis Star Tribune recently reported that the ethanol production plant operated by Gopher State Ethanol in St.
Previously, Gopher State hunters had to apply for a variety of DMU--specific antlerless permits; this fall, most units will offer over-the counter doe tags.
the parent company of Minnesota Brewing company, has named a new chief executive and chief operating officer for the historic brewery and the Gopher State Ethanol Plant.