Gov. Walz Authorizes Cooperative Firefighting, Health, Peace Officer AssistanceGov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Saturday, which authorizes the Commissioner of Public Safety to request firefighting, police and health assistance from cities throughout Minnesota and peace officer assistance from adjoining states.
Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Signs Order Banning Bill Collectors From Intercepting COVID-19 Relief FundsMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Monday signed an executive order banning creditors and debt collectors from automatically intercepting COVID-19 relief funds.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Extends Stay-At-Home Order Until May 4Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday extended Minnesota’s stay-at-home order to early May to combat the spread of COVID-19.
Gov. Walz Activates MN Nat’l Guard To Combat FloodingMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz says COVID-19 is not the only emergency the state’s first responders are preparing for, especially with spring flooding season already underway.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs 2 Executive Orders, Addresses Officer Licenses, Medical CannabisGovernor Tim Walz signed two new executive orders Tuesday, extending licenses for first responders and ensuring the medical cannabis program to continues during the COVID-19 pandemic.
How Does The State Determine Which Businesses Are Essential?78% of Minnesota jobs are in critical industries, like public works, energy, financial services, teachers and much more.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Moves To Suspend Evictions, Support Small Businesses, And Address Hospital Equipment ShortagesWalz also directed an additional $356 million toward the COVID-19 response.
Gov. Tim Walz Signs Executive Order On Climate ChangeMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz says the time of waiting and debating are over, and action on climate change is needed.
Gov. Walz Signs 1st Executive Order, Forming Diversity CouncilMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed his first executive order, establishing a council on diversity, inclusion and equity.
With Travel Ban In Limbo, Family Returns To Minnesota From SomaliaOn Thursday morning, the fate of President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban remained in the hands of three judges in a federal appeals court.
Families Impacted By Travel Ban Unite At MSP AirportOn Sunday, families affected by the travel ban were reunited at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
Supporters Say Trump's Immigration Policy Is Delivering Campaign PromiseSupporters of President Donald Trump are praising his controversial immigration policy, saying the President is delivering on a campaign promise.
Minneapolis Leaders Hold Meeting Over Trump's Executive OrderMinneapolis city leaders held a meeting with hundreds of people Sunday night to discuss President Trump's executive order on immigration.
Dayton Authorizes Shelter For Stranded MotoristsGov. Mark Dayton has issued a retroactive executive order authorizing the use of a National Guard Armory in Olivia as shelter after some stranded motorists had to stay there during Sunday night's blizzard.
Dayton To Unveil Anti-Bullying Task ForceGov. Mark Dayton is taking a stand against bullying by unveiling an plan aimed at stopping it in Minnesota.