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Minnesota History Center exhibit celebrates Somali culture

The "Somalis + Minnesota" exhibit, organized by the Minnesota Historical Society and the Somali Museum of Minnesota, held a grand opening celebration on Saturday at the Minnesota History Center. The exhibit will remain open until June of next year and features Somali cultural artifacts and portraits of Somali people in Minnesota. 

Witch's Hat height dictates new development

The height of a new apartment in Prospect Park has drawn concern from residents who fear the neighborhood’s iconic Witch’s Hat Tower will not stand out amid heavy development. 

Dayton approves funding for Stone Arch Bridge to delay closure

With DFL Gov. Mark Dayton’s approval of the bonding bill Wednesday, the iconic Stone Arch Bridge received $1 million in repair funding, a small fraction of what the Minnesota Department of Transportation and Dayton himself requested of the Legislature.