Wisconsin Judge Expected To Make Decision On State's Mask MandateA Wisconsin judge heard arguments Monday in a lawsuit aimed at suspending Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' mask mandate but didn't immediately rule, saying he needs to think about it as COVID-19 surges across the state.
Conservatives Ask For Immediate Halt To Wisconsin Mask Order, Saying Executive Branch Powers Must Be 'Reined In'Conservatives asked a judge on Monday to immediately put an end to Wisconsin's mask mandate, arguing that Democratic Gov. Tony Evers doesn't have the authority to issue such an order that comes as cases of COVID-19 continue to surge across the state.
North Dakota, South Dakota Lead U.S. In COVID-19 Growth, As Republican Governors Reject Mask RequirementsCoronavirus infections in the Dakotas are growing faster than anywhere else in the nation, fueling impassioned debates over masks and personal freedom after months in which the two states avoided the worst of the pandemic.
Churches, Businesses File Another Lawsuit Challenging MasksGov. Tim Walz is facing yet another lawsuit challenging his statewide mask mandate.
Wisconsin Republicans 'Stand Ready' To Strike Down Gov. Tony Evers' Mask MandateWisconsin Senate Republicans “stand ready” to strike down the statewide mask mandate that Democratic Gov. Tony Evers announced on Thursday, the GOP Senate leader said Friday.
MDH Warns Weekend Rodeo Patrons That Attendee Has Tested Positive For COVID-19Meanwhile, Attorney General Ketih Ellison said that his office is bringing forth enforcement action against the rodeo, charging that it "carelessly allowed large crowds to attend."
Beloved Minnesota Toy Store Calls Police On Family Claiming To Be Exempt From Mask MandateA beloved toy store in southern Minnesota says it reported customers to law enforcement for abusing an exemption in the governor’s face mask mandate.
MNGOP Says Offensive Facebook Image Was Posted By A Wabasha Board Member Who Has Since ResignedMinnesota GOP chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan say an offensive image posted by the Republican Party of Wabasha County’s Facebook page was not the result of hacking as previously thought, but put up by a board member.
Annual Rodeo Held In Northern Minnesota Welcomes Thousands Over The Weekend Protesting Statewide Mask MandateA rodeo held every year in northern Minnesota welcomed a crowd of thousands over the weekend. That's despite the order from Gov. Walz to limit crowds.
Shoppers, Store Owners In Robbinsdale React To Statewide Mask MandateWith Minnesota's mask mandate officially in full swing -- people no longer have the option to forgo a mask indoors in public. WCCO's Erin Hassanzadeh went to Robbinsdale to talk with shoppers and store owners about the impact this new rule could have.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Total Positive Cases Pass 50K Statewide, Five More Deaths ReportedOn the first day of Minnesota's statewide mask mandate, health officials have reported 805 more COVID-19 cases and five more deaths.
Minnesota's Statewide Mask Mandate Goes Into Effect SaturdayMask up, Minnesota! Saturday marks the first day of the state's mask mandate.
On Statewide Face Mask Mandate, Gov. Walz Says To Expect A Decision In 'Next Day Or 2'A decision on a statewide mask mandate in Minnesota is expected before the end of the week.
Target, CVS Pharmacy Join List Of Major Stores Mandating MasksTarget and CVS Pharmacy have joined a list of the nation's largest stores that will require customers to wear masks as cases of COVID-19 spike.
Minnesota Health Officials Back Statewide Mask MandateHealth experts are urging Gov. Tim Walz to require people to wear masks in public statewide amid concerns that the spike in coronavirus cases elsewhere could happen in Minnesota.