Home Living How do you really pronounce Dakota place names in Minnesota? How do you really pronounce Dakota place names in Minnesota? By David Gillette May 5, 2017 David Gillette talked with Dakota scholar Joe Bendickson about the Dakota words around us. Show Comments Hide Comments UP NEXTMORE FROM AUTHOR Why do Saint Paul’s neighborhoods of color have a disproportionate number of vacant properties? Duluth Is Still Trying to Heal 100 Years After Lynchings Why are queer women afraid when seeking health care?