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Minnesotan Emily Ford Aims to Be Second Black Woman to Finish Iditarod

Running with sled dogs is a slight departure from solo backpacking, but not as much as you think — you are not with other humans, living with full self-sufficiency in the backcountry, and do all troubleshooting on your own.

The State of Gender Parity in Minnesota Politics

"Research indicates that women in office tend to pass more legislation, bring more resources home, and be more active advocates for communities."