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Hibbing,

city (1990 pop. 18,046), St. Louis co., NE Minn., on the Mesabi iron range 90 mi (145 km) from the Canadian border; inc. 1893. Iron mining, formerly the major industry, has declined. Paper and metal products, electronic and mining equipment, chemicals, candy, storage tanks, and explosives are manufactured. Agriculture (poultry, alfalfa, oats, dairy cattle), timber, and tourism add to the economic base. In 1917, Hibbing was moved 2 mi (3.2 km) south to make room for one of the world's largest open-pit iron mines. A dense forest region rich with wildlife is nearby, and hunting and camping are popular activities.
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"For most of human history, the main threat has been from other human beings," Hibbing explains, "and so we worry about the tribe over the hill or in-group violators." The stronger those atavistic feelings are, the more a person tends towards conservatism.
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As if the winner of 11 Grammies, an Oscar, the Presidential Medal of Freedom - the 'genius' who inspired and fired-up youth throughout the world - could have done all this if he'd stayed in little Hibbing.
Yet, our genetic makeup also predisposes us to react to our environment in particular ways (Hatemi 2015; Hibbing, Smith, and Alford 2013).
"Bedrock political orientations just naturally mesh with a broader set of orientations, tastes, and preferences because they are all part of the same biologically rooted inner self," write Hibbing et al.
Survivors include her sisters, Beverly (John) Sluss of Brooten, Lynette (Roger) Eck of Grand Rapids, and Gorgann "Gigi" Brown of Hibbing; nephews and niece, Michael Eck of Forest Lake, Brian Eck of Bemidji, and Colleen Gorman of Champaign, IL; and her dog, Jack.
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I propose to use Guggenheim Fellowship funds towards the lease/purchase and operation of the now-vacant Kelly Lake General Store in this hamlet outside of Hibbing, Minnesota.
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