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Facebook Fans Name Baby Zebra At Como Zoo

The Como Zoo’s newest baby zebra now has a name. Facebook fans voted and chose the name Ruckus.

10/01/2014

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Light Rail Routes Renamed

Starting Friday, each route the light rail takes is getting a new name. They’ll be colors instead of being named after streets, or the areas they serve. The Hiawatha Light Rail Line will now be called the Metro Blue Line.

05/17/2013

This rose, now known as Rosa 66, needs a name. (credit: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum)

Public Invited To Name New U Of Minn. Rose

The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is asking the public to submit ideas for naming a new pink rose.

06/09/2011

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Views On Slavery Cause Lake Calhoun Renaming Effort

The Minneapolis Parks Board is being asked to change the name of Lake Calhoun because its namesake was a politician who supported slavery.

05/20/2011

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Good Question: How Did The Packers Get Their Name?

Many Minnesota Vikings fans have a lot of nicknames for the football team in Green Bay, but the team’s real nickname is the Packers. So what’s the story? What is a “packer?”

02/04/2011

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