Forest Lake, Minnesota

What is Forest Lake, Minnesota known for?


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Award-winning film ''Fargo (Fargo (film))''. It substitutes for a motel set in Bismarck, North Dakota where William H. Macy's character, Jerry Lundegaard, is arrested by the police. There is a scene in the 1999 motion picture, Drop Dead Gorgeous (film), (which is about a Minnesota beauty pageant), in which one character yells instructions to "Miss Forest Lake". Scenes from the 2008 movie Killer Movie were filmed in Forest Lake. Portions of the 2012 film, Best Man Down, starring Justin Long, Shelly Long, Tyler Labine, Addison Timlin and Jess Weixler were filmed in Forest Lake early in 2011. One of these shooting locations was at the Forest Motel, near downtown Forest Lake. Landmarks * The Tin Man (the old Forest Lake water tower) was dismantled on November 9, 2006. * Lakeside Park (Located on the northwest side of the lake.) * Just north of the Hitching Post Motel was the site of a Minnesota Highway Department historic marker which had this inscription: "Through this point from southeast to northwest extended the Indian Boundary as defined by the Prairie du Chien Treaty of 1825 as surveyed and marked by the government. To the south was Sioux country, to the north, Chippewa, but neither tribe paid much attention to the line." * Forest Lake is home to Minnesota's biggest black ash tree, which stands near Sunrise Creek, on North Shore Drive. The tree, which has held the title since 1998, stands *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.


wrestling appearances

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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*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.


winning film

Award-winning film ''Fargo (Fargo (film))''. It substitutes for a motel set in Bismarck, North Dakota where William H. Macy's character, Jerry Lundegaard, is arrested by the police. There is a scene in the 1999 motion picture, Drop Dead Gorgeous (film), (which is about a Minnesota beauty pageant), in which one character yells instructions to "Miss Forest Lake". Scenes from the 2008 movie Killer Movie were filmed in Forest Lake. Portions of the 2012 film, Best Man


tradition culture

of Minnesota, containing Hopewell tradition culture burial grounds that are believed to date back more than 2,000 years. * Acqua Restaurant, on the shores of Forest Lake, was named by users of OpenTable as being one of the top 100 scenic view restaurants in the U.S. between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013. * Forest Lake is home to Whistler Classic Soda, the only locally-bottled soda pop in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. Demographics


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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


main event

, 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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, 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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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


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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

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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