Friesland, Minnesota facts for kids
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|Township||Dell Grove Township|
|Elevation||1,142 ft (348 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||643962|
Located in the southeast corner of Dell Grove Township, Friesland is named after the northern province of the Netherlands. The community was originally called South Junction, as it was at the juncture of the Great Northern and Northern Pacific railroads. It operated a post office from 1896 to 1917.
- Official State of Minnesota Highway Map – 2011/2012 edition
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