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Should the sesquicentennial celebration get more money?

Posted at 8:39 AM on March 17, 2008 by Julia Schrenkler

MPR reports Sesquicentennial celebration could get more state money:

A Minnesota House committee will discuss Monday whether to give more taxpayer money to the panel in charge of planning official events surrounding the 150th anniversary of Minnesota statehood.
Minnesota 150 signThe state's Sesquicentennial Commission is planning a number of events this year, and also paying for these signs, located at border crossings across the state. (MPR Photo/Bob Kelleher)

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