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President Donald Trump arrived on the South Lawn of the White House after returning from Texas on Jan. 12.
Politics

Trump to leave Washington on morning of Biden's inauguration

Gov. Tim Walz, Minnesota National Guard Brigadier Gen. Shawn Manke, Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan and Minnesota State Patrol chief Col. Matt Langer provided
Glen Stubbe - Star Tribune
Concrete barriers are in place around the Minnesota Capitol, and more than 100 Minnesota National Guard military police will stand watch this weekend, said Adjutant General Shawn Manke.

'Nothing left undone' to guard Capitol during possible protests

Minnesota's top public safety officials say they have detailed precautions set up ahead of protests this weekend, but said there are no credible threats against the State Capitol.
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Reusse: Resurgent Gophers hockey quieting many anxious voices

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America's divide seen in a clash of symbols

The Capitol attack, including the desecration of the American flag and unfurling of the Confederate one, shows the power of symbols.