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Capitol's $310M Face Lift To Be Celebrated With Weekend Bash

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State officials and thousands of Minnesota residents on Friday celebrated the official reopening of the state Capitol after a yearslong renovation shuttered its doors to the public and surrounded it in scaffolding, kicking off a party that will last through the weekend in St. 448 more words


The 612: Boots for 20

Raise awareness for veterans’ mental health

Every day, 22 veterans and one active duty soldier commit suicide. Operation 23 to Zero, a non-profit started by local veterans, hopes to raise awareness about the epidemic by placing combat boots of deceased soldiers on the steps of The Capitol. 116 more words


Capitol Renovations Wrapping, But Not Debate Over Art

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s massive Capitol renovation is almost done, but what artwork will be on display when it reopens is still under debate. 112 more words