South Dakota Town Named After Battle Of Gettysburg Removes Confederate Flag From LogoOfficials have confirmed that a logo that included a Confederate flag has been removed from police department cars, buildings and patches in a small South Dakota community named for the 1863 Battle of Gettysburg.
Public Schools Grappling With Confederate Names, ImagesWith a new school year dawning, education officials are grappling with whether to remove the names, images and statues of Confederate figures from public schools — especially since some are now filled with students of color.
Gov. Dayton Leads Discussion On St. Cloud Race RelationsPeople gathered in St. Cloud Tuesday to have an honest conversation about race. About 150 people -- including Gov. Mark Dayton, the mayor of St. Cloud and the city's police chief -- were on hand at the Great River Regional Library to help lead the conversation.
Minn. Group Rallies Around Confederate Flag, Sparks Counter ProtestA Minnesota group says they are rallying in support of the Confederate flag.
Officials: Confederate Flag Fire Truck Incident Still Under InvestigationRemember the southern Minnesota volunteer firefighter who was suspended for flying a Confederate flag during a parade? Hartland city leaders say the issue remains under investigation, basically because officials have met just one time about it since it happened.
4 Things To Know From July 10, 2015From a historic day in South Carolina to albums being released a bit earlier in the United States to prevent piracy, here are the four stories to know for Friday, July 10.
South Carolina Gov. To Sign Bill Removing FlagGov. Nikki Haley says she will sign the bill removing the Confederate flag from the South Carolina Statehouse dome at 4 p.m. Thursday.
4 Things To Know From July 9, 2015From South Carolina's vote on the removal of the Confederate flag to defects linked to popular antidepressants, here are the four stories to know from Thursday, July 9.
4 Things To Know From July 8, 2015From the debate heating up for the Confederate Flag in South Carolina to Old Navy fat shaming going viral, here are the four stories to know for Wednesday, July 8.
Firefighter May Lose Job After Flying Confederate FlagA small-town firefighter may lose his job after flying the Confederate flag from a firetruck during a parade in Albert Lea.
South Carolina Senate Votes To Remove Confederate FlagThe South Carolina Senate has voted to remove the Confederate flag from a pole on Statehouse grounds.
Man Talks Of Flying Confederate Flag At Albert Lea ParadeA small-town Minnesota firefighter has stirred up a firestorm by flying the Confederate flag at an Independence Day parade. Brian Nielsen is a volunteer firefighter in the town of Hartland. He said he was demonstrating against political correctness when he flew the flag at Friday's parade in Albert Lea.
Minn. Firefighter Suspended After Flying Confederate Flag During Parade There may be repercussions from the parade Friday in southern Minnesota where a Confederate battle flag was flown from a participating fire truck.
To Rename Or Not? Institutions Reconsider Honors For RacistsThe massacre at a predominantly black South Carolina church has institutions from Alaska to Connecticut evaluating whether they should continue enshrining the names of historical figures linked to slavery and the Confederacy.
Drive-By Truckers, Lynyrd Skynyrd on the Confederate Flag's MeaningLynyrd Skynyrd began phasing use of the Confederate flag a few years ago. Another Southern band, the Drive-By Truckers, agrees. "It’s well past time for all the Southern states to move on."