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Since we launched Curious Minnesota in 2019, nearly 2,000 questions have been submitted by readers, and our reporters have used those questions to research and report almost 100 stories — everything from "Why can't Minnesotans zipper merge?" to "Why is a casserole called "hot dish" in Minnesota?"

Curious Minnesota, our community-driven reporting project, puts readers' inquiries at the center of our newsroom's reporting, and for every story, we try to connect with the reader who asked the question.

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