Minnesotans will gather at the state Capitol Sept. 11 to remember terrorist attacks 10 years ago and to prove people from diverse backgrounds can work together.
Retired Chancellor James McCormick of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system received a $50,000 bonus.
The American Legion National Convention returns to its roots in Minneapolis this year for the annual gathering of thousands of veterans and friends.
The Minnesota Historical Society says a lower-than-needed state budget means it is forced to reduce services and raise entrance fees.
Michele Bachmann rode high after her Aug. 13 straw poll victory, but her national poll numbers went south after that.