Minnesota may be known as the Land of 10,000 Lakes. But, really, the state has 15,291 of them. (Explore Minnesota Tourism)
To celebrate 150 years of statehood, Minnesota Public Radio wants to tell the story of the people who make up our state. It's a daunting task, and we'd like your help.
Minnesota by the numbers
by Nikki Tundel
, Minnesota Public Radio
May 5, 2008
St. Paul, Minn. —
Minnesota marks its 150th year of statehood. What kind of place has it become?
Reporter Nikki Tundel put together this numerical portrait of the country's 32nd state.
Nikki Tundel reports and produces stories for MPR News' Minnesota Mix project.