Tuesday, May 20
(Undated) -- The most popular names for babies in Minnesota are Olivia and William. Minnesotans are bucking the trend of neighbors like Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa, and North and South Dakota, where Emma was the most popular name for baby girls last year. The state is among 13 nationwide to have William as the top name for newborn boys. Mason was the most popular name in Minnesota for baby boys in 2012.