What is the capital of Minnesota?

  • St. Paul correct

    Minneapolis, though the biggest city in Minnesota in terms of population, is not the state's capital. Wha? No, that award belongs to St. Paul which prides itself as being "The most livable city in America." You want proof? Okay, according to the city’s website, in 2011 alone, it was featured in the top ranking cities in the following categories by the following publications: Best quality of life and business friendliness by Financial Times; Xcel Energy Center in Top Stadium Experiences by ESPN Magazine; and best job markets in the United States by Forbes. In 2010, Forbes named the Minneapolis/St. Paul area Third Best Market for Young Professionals. Maybe St. Paul is the better twin. Source: StPaul.gov

  • Minneapolis
  • Plymouth
  • Grand Rapids
  • ON A DAY
    LIKE TODAY
    06/18
  • Fact of the day

    Katherine Johnson was so smart that NASA used her to fact check computers.
  • This day in 1812

    The United States declares war on Great Britain​. The War of 1812 begins.
  • FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS

    • George Mallory

      Cheshire, England
    • George Mikan

      Joliet, Illinois
    • Isabella Rosselini

      66 years old | Rome, Italy
    • Paul McCartney

      76 years old | Liverpool, United Kingdom