Forest Lake, Minnesota

What is Forest Lake, Minnesota known for?


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, 1970, 1971 and 1972 U.S. International Snowmobile Championships. Eighteen world speed records for snowmobiling were set in Forest Lake in 2013. The Forest Lake City Marching Band, formed in 1981 by Forest Lake High School alumni Steve Hursh and Brian Tolzmann, and directed by long-time Forest Lake High School director Rollin Nelson, was a seven-time state, six time Midwest region and 1985 national champion open class band. Willard Scott, popular NBC television personality, called


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, Greenwald made her first in-ring appearance in nine months, appearing with Northern IMPACT Wrestling, a local Minnesota Wisconsin wrestling promotion. In addition to refereeing a match between Rain (Bonnie Maxon) and Ann-Thraxx (Ann Brookstone), Greenwald counted the pin for the main event match between Team Revolution and Team Invasion. She went on to referee an Impact Zone Wrestling match on February 14, 2006 in Tempe, Arizona and an XJAM

Wrestling match on February 16, 2006 in Minot, North Dakota, where she challenged Ann-Thraxx to wrestle her, with Ann-Thraxx refusing. On April 8, 2006, Greenwald appeared at the German Stampede Wrestling event ''International Impact III'' in Olsberg, Germany, commentating on a match along with former ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' senior editor Bill Apter and refereeing a women's match. In subsequent months, she made (non-wrestling

) appearances at several independent wrestling events. '''U.S. Highway 8''' ('''US 8''') is a United States Highway that runs primarily east–west for , mostly within the state (U.S. state) of Wisconsin. It runs from Interstate 35 (I-35) in Forest Lake, Minnesota to US 2 (U.S. Route 2) at Norway (Norway, Michigan) in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan near the border with Wisconsin. Except for the short


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, Greenwald made her first in-ring appearance in nine months, appearing with Northern IMPACT Wrestling, a local Minnesota Wisconsin wrestling promotion. In addition to refereeing a match between Rain (Bonnie Maxon) and Ann-Thraxx (Ann Brookstone), Greenwald counted the pin for the main event match between Team Revolution and Team Invasion. She went on to referee an Impact Zone Wrestling match on February 14, 2006 in Tempe, Arizona and an XJAM


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the band, "The best band he'd ever seen" during a 1985 broadcast. Geography Forest Lake is squarely bound between the north–south lines formed by Lyons Street NE and Keystone Avenue North, and the east–west lines formed by 240th Street North and 180th Street North. Interstate 35 and U.S. Highways 8 (U.S. Highway 8) and 61 (U.S. Highway 61) are three of the main routes in Forest Lake. Other main routes include County Road 2–Broadway Avenue. According to the United States


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*Control Section 0280: I-35W south of I-35E (PDF) Traveling north, I-35 splits at Burnsville (Burnsville, Minnesota), and the I-35W route runs north for 41 miles, carrying its own separate sequence of exit numbers. It runs through the city of Minneapolis before rejoining with I-35E to re-form I-35 in Columbus (Columbus, Minnesota) near Forest Lake (Forest Lake, Minnesota). I-35W supplanted sections of old U.S. Highway 8 (U.S. Route 8 in Minnesota) northeast of Minneapolis and old U.S. Highway 65 (U.S. Route 65) south of Minneapolis that have since been removed from the U.S. highway system (United States Numbered Highways). Early life Trudeau was born in Forest Lake, Minnesota. He graduated from Granada High School (Granada High School (California)) in Livermore, California.


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, Paramahansa Yogananda, while visiting Forest Lake in 1927, appears in the book "Songs of the Soul". An episode of actor Lee Marvin's television series, "The Lawbreakers", titled "The Minneapolis Story", was filmed in Forest Lake in November, 1963. The Forest Lake Split was seen in the original 1970 opening title sequence for the Mary Tyler Moore Show, when the "St. Paul to the left Minneapolis to the right" sign was shown. Mary


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touring ice skating show, were residents of Forest Lake for much of their lives. Many early Ice Follies skaters came from Forest Lake. The original 1940s manufacturing site for the Toni Home Permanent was a former one-room schoolhouse located at Garen, Minnesota, off Highway 61, just south of Forest Lake. It was destroyed by fire in February 1951. Throughout the 1940s and 1950s Forest Lake was known as the turkey capital of the world. The official national Thanksgiving turkey

, Paramahansa Yogananda, while visiting Forest Lake in 1927, appears in the book "Songs of the Soul". An episode of actor Lee Marvin's television series, "The Lawbreakers", titled "The Minneapolis Story", was filmed in Forest Lake in November, 1963. The Forest Lake Split was seen in the original 1970 opening title sequence for the Mary Tyler Moore Show, when the "St. Paul to the left Minneapolis to the right" sign was shown. Mary

Tyler Moore Show writer Lorenzo Music, who grew up in Duluth, Minnesota, often traveled through Forest Lake, and thought the idea of a decision-making east west sign would be ideal for the show's opening. One of the nine reported cases of a close encounter of the fourth kind in the U.S. for the year 1995 occurred in Forest Lake on August 19, 1995. The Hitching Post Motel, one mile (1.6 km) north of downtown Forest Lake, was featured in the 1996 Coen brothers Academy


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. The racial makeup of the city was 94.7% White (White (U.S. Census)), 1.1% African American (African American (U.S. Census)), 0.4% Native American (Native American (U.S. Census)), 1.5% Asian (Asian (U.S. Census)), 0.1% Pacific Islander (Race (U.S. Census)), 0.6% from other races (Race (U.S. Census)), and 1.7% from two or more races. Hispanic (Hispanic (U.S. Census)) or Latino (Latino (U.S. Census)) of any race were 2.3% of the population. There were 7,014 households of which 36.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.2% were married couples (Marriage) living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.1% were non-families. 21.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.04. The median age in the city was 37.4 years. 26.3% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.1% were from 25 to 44; 27.7% were from 45 to 64; and 11.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.7% male and 50.3% female. Politics Forest Lake is located in Minnesota's 6th congressional district. * Mayor: Chris Johnson * Council (City Council): Jeff Klein, Mike Freer, Ben Winnick and Susan Young * City Administrator: Aaron Parrish * State Senator: Karin Housley * State Representative: Bob Dettmer * County Commissioner: Francis Miron Public schools The Forest Lake Area school system (Independent School District 831) includes 9 elementary sites, 2 junior highs sites, and 1 high school site. In addition, an independent district – North Lakes Academy. There is also an area learning center located at the former Central Junior High School site. Central Montessori, Columbus, Forest Lake, Forest View, Lino Lakes, Linwood, Scandia and Wyoming have all been named Minnesota Schools of Excellence. Elementary schools (grades K–6) * Central Montessori * Columbus Elementary * Forest Lake * Forest View * Lakes International Language Academy * Lino Lakes * Linwood * North Lakes Academy * St. Peter's * Scandia * Wyoming Junior high schools (grades 7–9) * Century Jr. High School: grades 7–9 * Forest Lake Area Learning Center (ALC): grades 6 – 9 * Southwest Jr. High School: grades 7–9 * North Lakes Academy: grades 5–12 High schools (grades 10–12) * Forest Lake Area High School: grades 10–12 * Forest Lake Area Learning Center (ALC): grades 10 – 12 * North Lakes Academy grades 5–12 Notable residents * Rick Bayless (Rick Bayless (football)) 1986 All-Big 10 and Minnesota Vikings running back is a 1983 graduate of Forest Lake High School. * John Caddy, poet and naturalist is a resident of Forest Lake. * Arne Carlson, former Governor of Minnesota


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; In 2005, the Olympic Center ice arena in Lake Placid where the Miracle on Ice took place was renamed in his honor (Herb Brooks Arena). Independent circuit (2005-2007) On November 20, 2005, Greenwald made her first public appearance since her WWE departure at Northern IMPACT Wrestling's first ever card at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall in her hometown of Forest Lake, Minnesota. She signed autographs and sold copies of her DVD. On January 8, 2006 in Amery, Wisconsin


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productview.xhtml?pid DEC_10_PL_GCTPL1.ST13&prodType table American FactFinder - Results It is located on one of Minnesota's 100 largest lakes. The lake serves as the source of the Sunrise River. Interstate 35 and U.S. Highways 8 and 61 are three of the main routes in the community. Other main routes include County Road 2–Broadway Avenue. Interstate 35 splits into Interstate Highways 35E and 35W just south of Forest Lake in the nearby city

the band, "The best band he'd ever seen" during a 1985 broadcast. Geography Forest Lake is squarely bound between the north–south lines formed by Lyons Street NE and Keystone Avenue North, and the east–west lines formed by 240th Street North and 180th Street North. Interstate 35 and U.S. Highways 8 (U.S. Highway 8) and 61 (U.S. Highway 61) are three of the main routes in Forest Lake. Other main routes include County Road 2–Broadway Avenue. According to the United States

of its creation the area was said to have the most diverse wildlife population of any urban area of the United States * Forest Lake is home to St. Croix Forge, the leading horseshoe manufacturer in North America. * Running Aces Harness Park is five miles (8 km) from downtown Forest Lake. * Lamprey Pass Wildlife Management Area is located along Interstate 35, two miles (3 km) from downtown Forest Lake. This site is the oldest known Native American settlement in the state

Forest Lake, Minnesota

'''Forest Lake''' is a city in Washington County (Washington County, Minnesota), Minnesota, United States. The population was 18,375 at the 2010 census (2010 United States Census). American FactFinder - Results It is located on one of Minnesota's 100 largest lakes. The lake serves as the source of the Sunrise River.

Interstate 35 and U.S. Highways 8 and 61 are three of the main routes in the community.

Other main routes include County Road 2–Broadway Avenue. Interstate 35 splits into Interstate Highways 35E and 35W just south of Forest Lake in the nearby city of Columbus (Columbus, Minnesota). The junction is commonly referred to as the ''Forest Lake Split''. The Forest Lake Split was the scene of the August 11, 2003 death of Herb Brooks, coach of the gold medal-winning 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team (Miracle on Ice).

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