Paul Olson, Alvarado, Minn., letter: Allies in effort to make N.D., UND proud
I was at our State Heritage Center recently and read on a monument that the root of the word Dakota is “Kota,” which means “Allies.” What if there was a way to make us all “Allies”? What better way would there be to honor the American Indian people for which our state is named than to rally around this simple word?Word count: 329
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