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Weekend festivals: Sauerkraut Days, Paul Bunyan Days, Pride

Meghan Graham, an organizer of Henderson Sauerkraut Days tells MPR News about the festival, including a kraut eating contest. Find out more about …

How The Civil Rights Movement Was Covered In Birmingham

As the Civil Rights Movement was unfolding across the US in 1963, the entire nation had its eyes on climactic events taking place in Southern cities like Birmingham, Ala., and Jackson, Miss. But there's a stark difference between how the national press covered the events in Birmingham and how …

Freeborn County: 549 acres of ‘1800s Minnesota’ donated to DNR

BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Minn. — A Minneapolis attorney has given the Department of Natural Resources one of its largest donations ever — 549 acres of …

index / Office of Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith

Legislative Tracker<p>The following bills have been signed into law, or returned to the Legislature with a veto: