Monday, October 3, 2016
6 Facts to Remind You that Minnesota is Fascinating
2. The nation's first shopping mall was Edina's Southdale Center. The largest indoor shopping mall in the U.S. is the Mall of America in Bloomington.
4. The Mississippi River begins in Minnesota's Lake Itasca State Park. There are almost 12,000 lakes over 10 acres in area in the "land of 10,000 lakes."
6. The state is traditionally a center of Scandinavian American and German American culture, but in the last 50 years, the cultural demographic has expanded with Asian, African, and Latin American immigrants.