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1923 farm project was electrifying

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ST. PAUL -- Marian Glew was a part of Minnesota's agriculture history.

Glew lived on a Red Wing-area farm, one of nine hooked up to electricity in a project that transformed rural America. Most Minnesotans have not heard about the Red Wing Project, but many benefit from it. It was one of the first experiments to determine the feasibility of delivering electrical power to Minnesota farms.

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