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Almanac is Minnesota’s longest-running public affairs show. When it debuted in 1984, Almanac upended the traditional public affairs format by combining balanced reporting, thoughtful analysis and a one-of-a-kind mix of Midwest quirkiness. Today, more than thirty years later, Almanac has become one of the most respected television offerings in the region. Look for Almanac every Friday at 7pm on your local PBS station. 

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Almanac is Minnesota’s longest-running public affairs show. When it debuted in 1984, Almanac upended the traditional public affairs format by combining balanced reporting, thoughtful analysis and a one-of-a-kind mix of Midwest quirkiness. Today, more than thirty years later, Almanac has become one of the most respected television offerings in the region. Look for Almanac every Friday at 7pm on your local PBS station. 

Want to watch full episodes of Almanac? WATCH NOW ON TPT.ORG

Minnesota State Capitol

Minnesota State Capitol and Lincoln Memorial?

What’s the connection between the Minnesota State Capitol and Lincoln Memorial?
J. Frank Wheaton

30-Second State Capitol: First Black Legislator

When did Minnesota elect its first black lawmaker?  
Minnesota Capitol

World’s Largest Marble Dome?

Where’s the world’s largest unsupported marble dome?
Rondo Neighborhood

30-Second State Capitol: Rondo Neighborhood

What neighborhood was demolished to make way for highway I-94?
Wells Fargo Building in St. Paul, MN

30-Second St. Paul: Tallest Building

What's the tallest building in St. Paul, Minnesota? Katie Moritz has the answer.
St. Paul History

30-Second St. Paul: There Were Brothels

Why were so many men hanging around Washington Street in St. Paul, Minnesota in the late 1800's? Katie Moritz has the answer.
St. Paul's high Bridge

30-Second St. Paul: Bridge vs. Tornado

What bridge in St. Paul fought a tornado (and lost)? Katie Moritz has the answer.
Minnesota Capitol

30-Second St. Paul: Our First Capitol(s)

When did St. Paul, Minnesota build the state capitol? (Depends which one you're talking about.) Katie Moritz has the answer.
Minnesota Boat Club

30-Second St. Paul: Oldest Athletic Club

What's the oldest athletic club in Minnesota? Katie Moritz has the answer.
St. Paul City Hall is Beautiful

30-Second St. Paul: City Hall is Beautiful

Why is the city hall in St. Paul, Minnesota so beautiful? Katie Moritz has the answer.