Minnetonka-based Carlson Companies owners Marilyn Carlson Nelson and Barbara Carlson Gage are the highest of all the Minnesotan's on the new list compiled by Forbes magazine. They tied at 117th.
Five Minnesotans are among the wealthiest in the country
Five Minnesotans made Forbes list of the 400 richest people in America. Barbara Carlson Gage and Marilyn Carlson Nelson topped the Minnesota list with a net worth of $4 billion. Whitney MacMillan, Stanley Hubbard and Glen Taylor also made the list.