Heins, a successful Minneapolis attorney, was nominated for the Norway ambassador post in May, 2015, but wasn’t confirmed until February.
Services and events will be held at cemeteries and parks throughout the Twin Cities metro on Monday.
The former Minneapolis mayor plans to continue his work on eliminating the education gap and lead the foundation in tackling issues of housing, poverty and race.
Kirk Kjellberg’s handgun — a derringer that folds up to look like an iPhone — has sparked much interest. And much disdain.
The fellowships go to those in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and 23 area Native nations who show leadership accomplishments and “extraordinary potential.”
On a night when Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton won big in other states, Minnesota went its own way.
Both Republicans and Democrats will use the caucus-night votes to determine which candidates their delegates support at the national conventions.