Minnesota arts groups angered by denial of Legacy funds

December 9, 2011 at 4:02 am in Grand Forks Herald

More than a dozen Twin Cities groups that received Legacy Amendment-funded grants through the Minnesota State Arts Board in past years were stunned this year to find their applications rejected on what some say are technicalities. The Arts Board’s more exacting approach comes in a charged political atmosphere that is focusing greater scrutiny on state funds intended for the arts. Continue Reading