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Old 08-17-2009, 08:28 PM
 
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What do you think are the top ten most livable, best cities/towns in Minnesota. I saw topics like this in a few other states so i fugured I might as well start something similar here. I got an idea in my head of my list, but I think I'll wait for a few others to respond before posting.
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Old 08-17-2009, 08:38 PM
 
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Shot in the dark here - in no particular order:
Minneapolis
St. Paul
St. Cloud
Duluth
Rochester
Mankato
Bemidji

Thats all I got.
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Old 08-17-2009, 09:52 PM
 
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Duluth
Ely
Warroad
East Grand Forks
Grand Marias
Bemidji
Grand Rapids
Park Rapids
Northfield
and of course
Crookston
My top ten,
Thanks
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Old 08-17-2009, 10:19 PM
 
Location: MN
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Duluth
Grand Marais
Red Wing
Rochester
Stillwater
Minneapolis
St. Paul
Bemidji
Brainerd (Lakes Area)
Ely
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Old 08-18-2009, 06:12 AM
 
Location: Fargo, ND
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Brainerd
Duluth
St.Cloud
Bemidji
Crosslake
Rochester
Pillager (haha)
Ely
Hibbing (Bob Dylan's hometown)
Alexandria
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Old 08-18-2009, 08:39 AM
 
Location: Minneapolis, MN
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Minneapolis
St. Paul
Richfield
Bloomington
West St. Paul
Duluth
Rochester
Detroit Lakes

This list is in order of what I find to be the most livable. Realistically though I don't think I'd want to live in any of them past the first 2, maybe 3.
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Old 08-18-2009, 01:54 PM
 
Location: Minnesota
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yay for alexandria!!
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Old 08-18-2009, 02:10 PM
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Location: Madison, WI Metro Area
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Minneapolis
St. Paul
Duluth
Rochester
Brainerd
St. Cloud
Alexandria
Bemidji
Winona
Mankato
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Old 08-19-2009, 06:34 AM
 
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Minneapolis was just on Forbes list as being one of the five least popular cities people want to live in.
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Old 08-20-2009, 12:56 PM
 
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Here is my list:
1. Duluth
2. St. Paul
3. Ely
4. Minneapolis (Downtown area by Mill district)

I wouldn't want to live anywhere else in Minnesota-maybe Stillwater area or Red Wing, but I would need to spend more time in thsoe places to be sure.
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