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‘Laid Back’ Snow Monkey Reaches Milestone Birthday At MN Zoo

North America’s oldest living male snow monkey is celebrating another year at the Minnesota Zoo. Nikko was born in September, the zoo said, making the unusually chill macaque is now 30 years old. Tropics Trail Supervisor Tom Ness said that Nikko’s calm debonair has probably helped him reach the milestone birthday.

09/11/2013

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Wis. Man Owns US’ Largest Private Reef Tank

The centerpiece to a Wisconsin man’s living room isn’t a big flat screen TV — it’s a fish tank. It’s 24 feet long, 10 feet high, and 10 feet from front to back.

03/28/2013

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Oldest Male Snow Monkey In North America Celebrates B-Day

The oldest male snow monkey in North America celebrated his birthday Wednesday at the Minnesota Zoo.

09/27/2012

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Adele Postpones 5 Tour Dates Due To Laryngitis

Minneapolis isn’t the only city that needs to wait to hear British singer Adele. She has postponed five dates on her tour of North America due to laryngitis.

06/01/2011