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Minne’s Lake Nokomis Summer Home

June 18, 2013 by Julie Wedig

__[_ (also known as Minne, the Lake Creature) sailed into the waters of Lake Nokomis on June 6 and dropped anchor for the summer. Many visitors have stopped by to say hello already, and if you need help finding her, the map below will help. Why did Minne choose Lake Nokomis? The lake received the most.....

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News Release | __ [ _ plots course for Lake Nokomis, ETA June 6, 11AM

June 5, 2013 by Janette Law

Community members chose the popular Minneapolis loch for Minne’s 2013 summer home Minneapolis, Minn. – Minneapolitans chimed in on where __[_ (Minne, the Lake Creature) should cruise this summer. Nearly 50% of voters “Liked” Lake Nokomis over four other bodies of water in a Facebook poll that ran on the Minneapolis Parks Foundation’s Facebook Page.....

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Minne departs Wirth Lake, Wednesday, October 3

October 2, 2012 by Janette Law

Hello, Minne Fans! The graceful lady is departing from Wirth Lake tomorrow, Wednesday, October 3. She’ll take a brief hiatus here in the Twin Cities before heading for a temporary home-away-from-home this winter. We’ll share the details soon! It’s a lovely fall Tuesday to visit Minne – so please stop by this evening, if you.....

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NEWS | _[ surfaces in Wirth Lake!

June 6, 2012 by Janette Law

NEWS RELEASE | June 6, 2012 Beloved Minne, the Lake Creature, will drop anchor in historic Minneapolis park, Wednesday, June 6, through September 2012 Minneapolis, Minn. – A friendly and familiar, if somewhat unusual, figure greeted the Twin Cities today, when _ [ (affectionately known as Minne, the Lake Creature) surfaced in Wirth Lake, near.....

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NEWS | Minne is in the swim! ETA Minneapolis is Wednesday, June 6

June 4, 2012 by Janette Law

Rumor is that _[ is in transit to Minneapolis, set to surface in a lake near you on Wednesday, June 6. Members get the first word on her official location via email, once her location is confirmed by official sighting. Join today! To prepare for her visit, we thought we’d post these photos shared with.....

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NEWS | WCCO-TV finds Minne

April 16, 2012 by Janette Law

WCCO-TV’s Angela Davis got up close and personal with Minne this week. Watch her exclusive “Finding Minnesota” segment:  

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CATCH MINNE! | April membership promotion

April 6, 2012 by Janette Law

We’re celebrating Minne, our beloved Lake Creature, in our April membership drive. From April 6-30, when you join at the $35 Member level we will give you a Minne Frisbee®, so you and your family and friends can play with Minne at your favorite Minneapolis parks this summer. Additionally, the first ten $35 memberships purchased.....

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