Minnesota City Websites The League of Minnesota Cities keeps a database of city contact information. Select your city of interest from the list, click "Search," and click on the city name to display the web address of the official city website.
Minnesota.gov Minnesota.gov, formerly known as Northstar, is the state of Minnesota's web portal. It links to all the Minnesota state agencies, the governor, and legislature. There is lots of local and state information.
Minnesota History Research Guides This list of common Minnesota history topics compiled by the Minnesota Historical Society includes links to suggested primary and secondary sources for each topic.
True North An educational Geographic Information System (GIS) with more than 250 digital map layers and direct links to related historic resources. Add layers of data to maps. From the Minnesota Historical Society.
Atlas of Minnesota Online Edition From the Minnesota Center for Rural Policy and Development. These maps provide data for Social and Economic Characteristics of Minnesota.
Minnesota State Demographic Center A state government website with statistics about social, economic, and demographic conditions in Minnesota. Browse data by topic or location.
Minnesota Compass Reliable statistics on Minnesota communities. Includes demographics and topics like education, economy, health, housing, public safety, and more.
Compare Minnesota Allows a user to compare Minnesota with other states in 10 areas having to do with business climate and development: Proven performance, business-friendly climate, renowned work ethic, excellence in education, fertile ground for innovation, best in business, foundations of commerce, global competitor, wealth of resources, and most livable state.
Twin Cities Daily Planet Nonprofit news website that publishes original articles and republishes selected articles from community newspapers and blogs. Articles are usually written by volunteer citizen journalists.
fedgazette This bimonthly newspaper published by The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis focuses on business and economic issues in Ninth District states (Minnesota, Montana, North and South Dakota, Michigan's Upper Peninsula and northwestern Wisconsin).
Minnesota Digital Newspaper Hub - BETA A collection of digitized Minnesota newspapers provided by the Minnesota Historical Society. The years covered vary but most are from the 19th century.
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