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Fort Snelling Declared National Treasure

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The historic Fort Snelling has now been declared a National Treasure.

The National Trust for Historic Preservation announced the declaration Wednesday morning. … 39 more words


A Food Drive; An Indigenous Food Forest; A New Restaurant; and a Fort Snelling Redesign Update

Food Drive for St. Paul’s Native American Communities: Please Help

The Department of Indian Work of the Interfaith Action of Greater Saint Paul will be conducting an annual food drive during the month of March as part of Minnesota FoodShare. 340 more words


The Fort Snelling Redesign: Will the Project Live Up to Promise?; Vizenor Speaks Out

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The Minnesota Historical Society (MHS) is seeking $34 million in state bonding money during the upcoming legislative session for what is expected to be its largest building project in the past quarter century: The Fort Snelling Redesign. 983 more words


Minnesotans Prep For Bitterly Cold Weekend

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — This weekend’s artic blast has forced some outdoor activities to be re-scheduled.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has several events planned for the weekend. 377 more words


Top 5 Historic Sites to Visit in Minnesota

Minnesota is full of historic landmarks that have shaped our state and parts of our country. Whether you’re a history buff or could use a history lesson, here are the top 5 historic sites in Minnesota. 287 more words


WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Jan. 9)

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — There is plenty of winter fun to be had this weekend in Minnesota! Here are some of the events and topics Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak covered on WCCO Saturday Morning: … 47 more words


A New Vision for Fort Snelling; Paiute Perspective on the Oregon Standoff; This Day in History: Indian Water Rights Protected

Fort Snelling will be undergoing a redesign and renovation in the next few years. SPIN and Healing Minnesota Stories believe the dialogue about the Fort’s past and future is relevant to interfaith dialogue in that the history of colonization and current/future healing of generational trauma in the indigenous communities are critical moral and religious matters. 479 more words