'We Remain Hopeful': Gov. Tim Walz, Minnesota Senators Praise State's Bird Flu Fight Minnesota's governor and U.S. senators went to the heart of the state's poultry country Tuesday for a first-hand look at how the top turkey-producing state is fighting bird flu, and said the state is better positioned now than it was during the devastating 2015 outbreak.
Man Detained By Russian Troops In Ukraine Returns Home To MinnesotaTyler Jacobs was teaching English in Ukraine when Russian forces invaded. He attempted to escape to Turkey was by detained by Russian soldiers.
'Front Row Seat To History': Minnesota Leaders React To Confirmation Of Judge Ketanji Brown JacksonThe U.S. Senate on Thursday afternoon voted to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the country's highest court, making her the first Black woman in history to hold the position of a Supreme Court justice.
Minnesota Native Tyler Jacob Released After Being Detained In Russia
U.S. Senate Confirms Andy Luger As U.S. Attorney For MinnesotaLuger was U.S. Attorney during two of the most important cases in recent Minnesota history -- the solving of Jacob Wetterling's abduction and murder, and the terror investigation into nine young Minnesotans convicted of trying to join the Islamic State.
Minnesota Delegation Split After Zelinskyy's Plea To U.S. CongressRepublicans comments were muted, but most Democrats are giving President Biden and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy enthusiastic support.
Sen. Klobuchar Visits Poland As Hundreds Rally For Ukraine In MinneapolisA group marched in Minneapolis Sunday afternoon in solidarity with Ukraine. Meanwhile, Sen. Amy Klobuchar is in Poland seeing the refugee crisis first-hand.
Temporary Visas Extended For 30K Ukrainians Working In U.S.Mariana Pykivska, 34, has been working on a Waverly farm six months a year for more than a decade. Her family is in a small town in central Ukraine.
'Minnesota Stands With Ukraine': Minn. Lawmakers Denounce Russian Invasion Of UkraineRussian forces have launched attacks on Ukranian bases and cities. Along with the explosions in multiple cities, Ukraine's government says Russian tanks and troops have rolled across the border.
Humanitarian Group Creating Homes, 'Sense Of Relief' For Afghan Refugees Heading To Minnesota"It is our privilege and honor to assist them,” Sen. Amy Klobuchar said. “Minnesota has always had a very strong and rich history of welcoming refugees."
Sen. Klobuchar Vows 'Consequences' If Putin Attacks UkraineWith tens of thousands of Russian troops massing on Ukraine’s border Tuesday night, Sen. Amy Klobuchar says she agrees Russian President Vladimir Putin could be on the verge of an attack.