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Census 2010
: The census has been conducted every 10 years since 1790. 今年は、10年ごとに行われる国勢調査の年です。
"March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb!"

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100320 First Day of Spring
College Women’s Basketball National Invitation Tournament (NIT) 100318-
College Wrestling NCAA Division I Tournament, Omaha, Nebraska 100318-0320
College Men's Hockey: WCHA Final Five --- Denver (Colorado), Minnesota-Duluth, North Dakota, St. Cloud State (Minnesota), and Wisconsin 100318-0320, Xcal Energy Center, St. Paul, MN For more info on College Hockey  North Dakota wins
College Women's Hockey: Frozen Four, Minneapolis, MN
100319 (Semifinals) & 0321 (Championship)   #3 Gophers vs. #2 Minnesota-Duluth & #1 Mercyhurst (PA) vs. Cornell (NY) Brackets Minnesota-Duluth wins
MLB Spring Exhibition games are already underway, as NBA and NHL regular seasons are winding down.
College Men's Basketball: NCAA Tournament "March Madness" "The Big Dance" 100318-0406 First Round: for example,  #24 Xavier (Cincinnati, Ohio) vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Round 1 & 2: Oklahoma City, Spokane (Washington), Providence (Rhode Island), Milwaukee (Wisconsin), Buffalo (New York), San Jose (California), New Orleans (Louisiana), and Jacksonville (Florida)

**Picture of the Week**  (Photo Gallery > Picture of the Week 100317) St. Paul St. Patrick's Day Parade: Miss Shamrock & 'Green Guy' 
0317 St. Patrick's Day
 New York City's St. Patrick's Day Parade since 1762 | Chicago's St. Patrick's Day Parade
I've a Question for you: 0073 "He has been owning animals ..." or "He has owned animals ..."
College Basketball: National Invitaional Tournament (NIT), MSG, New York  100316-0401 Illinois & Northwestern (Illinois), Two Big Ten Teams
100316 "We Repeatedly Hear" on the radio
Tiger Woods says he'll play in Masters.

100315 "The snow has almost disappeared."  The Twin Cities
100315 Flood Warnings
洪水警報 100316
Volunteers in ND fill sandbags and the National Guard prepares to build dikes to help protect houses from the fast-rising Red River. Fargo, North Dakota by Dave Kolpack, AP   Locate the Red River  | Flood Threats: Downtown St. Paul, Montevideo and Delano
100315 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York, NY: The Stooges, Genesis, ABBA, The Hollies, and Jimmy Cliff were inducted | Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Cleveland, Ohio
100315 New Moon
0315  Ides of March
**Picture of the Week**  (Photo Gallery > Picture of the Week 100314)  Does this car wear an icicle beard? We won't see this kind of beard until next winter! 
100314 Nature Notes: Spotted Trumpeter Swans and a Common Goldeneye Duck, Fort Snelling State Park, by OCTAGON, Pioneer Press 100318
100314 Obituary "We Heard" on WCCO (CBS News) 'Mission: Impossible' star Peter Graves dies
100314 Daylight Saving Time begins

100314 2010 NCAA DI Men's Basketball Championship Bracket "March Madness" "The Big Dance"  For Final Four Check Letter 46 | in Japanese
Five Big Ten teams, Big Ten Champions #5 Ohio State, #5 Purdue and #11 Michigan State, and #13 Wisconsin and Minnesota, were selected to participate in the 2010 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship For more stories  A total of 65 teams play in March and April.
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Big Ten Tournament at Indianapolis, Indiana 100311-0314  For more info on Big Ten Conference (in English & Japanese)
100311 Thurs: First Round: Michigan beats Iowa, Northwestern beats Indiana, Gophers beat Penn State
Nittany Lions (Pennsylvania)
100312 Fri: Quarterfinals: #5 Ohio State beats Michigan, Illinois upsets #13 Wisconsin, Purdue (Indiana) beats Northwestern (Illinois), Gophers upset #11 Michigan State in OT  
Note: We heard on WCCO that Former NFL player (#1 pick in the 1983 NBA Draft), Ralf Sampson watched the game.” His son, Ralf Sampson III plays for Gophers. BTW,
we heard that Michael Jordan watched the game: Gophers beat Illinois (100227). His son, Jeff Jordan, plays for Illinois.
100313 Sat. Semifinals: #5 Ohio beats Illinois in 2OT; Gophers thrash #5 Purdue
100314 Sun. Title Game: #5 Ohio State pounds Gophers   
Ohio State wins Big Ten Tournament!  
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100311 Obituary "We Heard" on WCCO (CBS News) NFL Fall of Famer, Merlin Olsen, an actor dies "Little House on the Prairie"

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