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Minnesota Historical Society returns acreage from historic site to Lower Sioux tribe

In an emotional ceremony this month, the Minnesota Historical Society officially returned 114 acres along the Minnesota River bluffs to the Lower Sioux Indian Community.

The land transfer, approved by the Legislature in 2017, became official Feb. 12, returning about half of the southern Minnesota property around the nonprofit's historic site to the tribe.


https://www.startribune.com/in-an-unprecedented-step-minnesota-returns-114-acres-to-lower-sioux-indian-community/600025441/

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