Minnesota

Minnesota State Government

 

Capital: St. Paul

Largest Cities: Bloomington, Brainerd, Crookston, DuluthHibbingInternational Falls, Minneapolis, RochesterThief River FallsWorthington

Present Constitution Drafted: 1858

Entered Union: May11, 1858 (32)

Motto: “L ‘Etoile du Nord (The North Star)”

State Flower: Lady’s Slipper

State Tree: Red (or Norway) Pine

State Bird: Common Loon (Great Northern Diver)

State Dog: Not Specified

State Insect: Not Specified

State Song: “Hail! Minnesota”