Colorado's State Bird and State Flower?

Answer Colorado's official symbols celebrate mountains and plains. In 1933 the state adopted the lark bunting as its official bird. The iconic blue and white columbine, which grows high in the Rocky Moun... Read More »

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Minnesota State Flower & State Bug?

Minnesota recognizes 13 official state symbols, not including the state flag and state seal. The oldest of these is the state flower, the pink and white showy lady's slipper. Of more recent vintage... Read More »

What is minnesota's state flower?

The Minnesota state flower is the pink and white lady's slipper. Adopted by the state in 1902, the rare wildflower has been protected by the state since 1925. It is illegal to pick or uproot the pl... Read More »

Will the State of Minnesota Help Pay for a Funeral?

Funerals can cost thousands of dollars, and not everyone has the money to cover this expense. In the state of Minnesota, assistance is available to those with a loved one who passed away in this si... Read More »

When was the first minnesota state fair?

The first Minnesota State Fair was held in 1859 near what is now considered downtown Minneapolis. It was held every year with five exceptions. In 1861 and 1862, it was not held due to the Civil War... Read More »