The Northwest Angle, known simply as the Angle by locals, and coextensive with Angle Township, is a part of northern Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota, and is the only place in the United States outside Alaska that is north of the 49th parallel.

The Northwest Angle, known simply as the Angle by locals, and coextensive with Angle Township, is a part of northern Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota, and is the only place in the United States outside Alaska that is north of the 49th parallel.

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Northwest Angle – Angle Inlet, Minnesota | Atlas Obscura

Northwest Angle – Angle Inlet, Minnesota | Atlas Obscura

A Map of "The Northwest Angle" Border Between the USA and Canada. It is the only section of the Continental U.S. Border that extends above the 49th parallel, the latitude that marks the majority of the US border with Canada. Even Maine, which optically appears further North on some projections remains south of the 49th Parallel.

A Map of "The Northwest Angle" Border Between the USA and Canada. It is the only section of the Continental U.S. Border that extends above the 49th parallel, the latitude that marks the majority of the US border with Canada. Even Maine, which optically appears further North on some projections remains south of the 49th Parallel.

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Northwest Angle by William Kent Krueger:  ONE L ater, when it no longer mattered, they learned that the horror that had come from the sky had a name: derecho. At the time, all they knew was that the day had begun with deceptive calm. Rose was up early, though not...

Northwest Angle by William Kent Krueger: ONE L ater, when it no longer mattered, they learned that the horror that had come from the sky had a name: derecho. At the time, all they knew was that the day had begun with deceptive calm. Rose was up early, though not...

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Angled Craftsman House Plan - 36029DK | Craftsman, Mountain, Northwest, 1st Floor Master Suite, Bonus Room, Butler Walk-in Pantry, CAD Available, PDF, Split Bedrooms, Corner Lot | Architectural Designs

Angled Craftsman House Plan - 36029DK | Craftsman, Mountain, Northwest, 1st Floor Master Suite, Bonus Room, Butler Walk-in Pantry, CAD Available, PDF, Split Bedrooms, Corner Lot | Architectural Designs

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Names of First Nations under drinking water advisories released by Health Canada
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