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Groups eye National Heritage designation for St. Croix River valley

Businesses and agencies in the river valley say being named a National Heritage Area could lead to more federal dollars and more tourist visits. The designation is based on natural and cultural history. There are 49 Heritage Areas in the country, but none in Minnesota or Wisconsin.
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Businesses and agencies in the river valley say being named a National Heritage Area could lead to more federal dollars and more tourist visits. The designation is based on natural and cultural history. There are 49 Heritage Areas in the country, but none in Minnesota or Wisconsin.

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