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Civil War paintings will head back to prime Capitol spot

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) ��� Several Civil War paintings will return to a prominent spot in the Capitol when it reopens next month.Minnesota Public Radio News ( reports that the Minnesota Historical Society's decision on Thursday ends a controversial debate about Capitol artwork that flared last week. Gov. Mark Dayton stormed out of a meeting last week shortly before a panel overseeing Capitol renovations recommended the paintings stay put.