State commission picks base design for new flag

We’re another step closer to knowing what Minnesota’s next flag will look like. The State Emblems Resign Commission and graphic designers met Friday afternoon in St. Paul and took a big step, narrowing the choice from three down to one base design. That’s after the top three were chosen at Tuesday’s meeting.

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While the commission selected F1953, some changes are still possible. Alterations could include changes to the colors, sizing and star designs. Some of those alterations being considered can be seen below.

Also at Tuesday’s meeting, the commission adopted changes to the final seal under consideration, although more changes are still possible before the final one is adopted.