Minnesota Ranks In Top Five States For COVID-19 ResponseMinnesota has been ranked in the top five states for COVID-19 response in a national scorecard released by POLITICO Wednesday.
Gov. Walz Announces $2.86M To Help Children In Crisis, Relieve Hospital CapacityGov. Tim Walz announced Friday $2.86 million to help Minnesota children experiencing a behavioral health crisis get the care they need, while also supporting the state's hospitals as they continue to manage limited capacity due to COVID-19.
Gov. Walz Prepares National Guard Amid Kim Potter Trial Gov. Tim Walz says he is preparing the Minnesota National Guard to provide public safety assistance if necessary during the trial of Kim Potter.
Gov. Tim Walz Calls Paid Leave 'Top Priority' Of 2022 Session As State Is Projected To See Record SurplusOn Wednesday during a roundtable at her store, Vinaigrette, in Minneapolis, she shared her small business struggle to provide good benefits to her employees to Gov. Tim Walz, who is angling to use some of the record-breaking $7.7 billion projected state budget surplus to support passing paid family and medical leave—an expansion of social policy that would make Minnesota one of just a few states to take that step
Gov. Tim Walz Launches 'Celebrate Safely, Minnesota' Campaign For Holiday Season Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday a new statewide campaign, "Celebrate Safely, Minnesota," to help Minnesotans access resources needed to safely celebrate the holiday season.
Gov. Walz Announces 1M Additional At-Home Test Kits & More Booster Opportunities For ParentsGov. Tim Walz announced Friday that Minnesota is offering even more COVID-19 at-home rapid tests and booster shots to Minnesota families.
Gov. Walz Secures Federal Support To Expand Antibody Treatment And Vaccination CapacityGov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday the arrival of a federal medical team to increase the availability of the COVID-19 monoclonal antibody treatments for Minnesotans and expand the Mall of America community vaccination location.
Minnesota Marks End Of Veteran Homelessness In 13 Central CountiesDuring a week when all veterans are honored, Minnesota is marking a major milestone.
DNR Assists Deer Hunters In Chronic Wasting Disease PreventionIt’s been an exciting morning for nearly half a million hunters in Minnesota. Firearms deer hunting opener is a family tradition for many, including Gov. Tim Walz.
Gov. Walz Temporarily Eases Trucking Regulations To Help Livestock Producers Impacted By DroughtGov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Wednesday to support livestock producers hurting for lack of feeding following this year's historic drought.
Walz Co-Convenes First Meeting Of Biden's Bipartisan Council Of GovernorsGov. Tim Walz on Monday co-convened the first Council of Governors meeting under the Biden Administration, an advisory board of government and Cabinet secretaries focused on building state and national collaboration on major national security issues, including matters related to the National Guard.
Gov. Walz Celebrates Pheasant Hunting OpenerGov. Tim Walz says he bagged a pheasant on Saturday during Minnesota’s 2021 pheasant hunting opener.
COVID In Minnesota: National Guard To Assist At Long-Term Care Facilities, Open New Rapid Testing SitesDue to the recent rise of COVID-19 cases, Gov. Tim Walz announced a new plan to mobilize the National Guard to assist at local long-term care facilities and open new rapid testing sites across the state.
Gov. Walz Kicks Off Statewide Infrastructure Rebuilding Plan In DuluthGov. Tim Walz kicked off Thursday a statewide plan to rebuild infrastructure and create jobs in Minnesota.
Political Standstill At Capitol Preventing Action On Frontline Worker Pay, Drought ReliefA political standstill is preventing a special legislative session at the Minnesota State Capitol, putting the fate of bonus pay for frontline workers and drought relief for farmers in limbo.