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New Minnesota state flag, seal submissions to be narrowed to top 5 next week

Nov 18, 2023 04:21AM ● By Editor
Image:  CBS News Minnesota

From CBS News Minnesota - November 17, 2023

Minnesota leaders tasked residents with helping reimagine the state's flag and seal, and they received ideas in abundance — 2,123 flag designs and 398 seal submissions, all tolled.

The State Emblems Redesign Commission (SERC) put out the call for submissions throughout the month of October, and unveiled the finalists earlier this month. Now, the SERC says they plan to meet Tuesday to narrow down the surfeit to the top five candidates in each category.

To view the full story, follow this link to CBS News Minnesota.