MN ranks 2nd among Best US States
Zeke Fuhrman | Feb 27, 2018 AT 1:13 pm
DETROIT LAKES (KDLM) - U.S. News and World Report says Minnesota is the second best overall state in the nation.
The data driving these rankings were drawn from extensive and reliable governmental and private sources as well as proprietary data including a national survey of what matters most to citizens around the country according to U.S. News and World Report.
Minnesota ranked second for quality of life and third for opportunity according to the website. Minnesota's neighbor North Dakota is fourth in the overall category while Iowa has been ranked number one.