DNR Asks Boaters To Stay Safe After Deadliest Season In 16 YearsThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is asking late-season boaters to take extra precautions after a particularly fatal year on the water.
'We Have Folks Working 100-Hour Workweeks': Minnesota’s Long-Term Care Facilities Reach Critically Low StaffingHealthcare experts are sharing a worrisome outlook on the viability of some long-term care facilities in Minnesota.
'It's Amazing': New Minnesota Grant Helps Foster Care Youth Pay For CollegeDreaming big is getting easier for foster youth in Minnesota thanks to a new law taking effect next year.
Minnesota Communities And Organizations Prepare For Afghan Refugee ArrivalsThe Minnesota Department of Human Services reports 35 Afghan refugees have already arrived as of August 16 and up to 65 refugees have been granted Special Immigrant Visas.
Rep. Ilhan Omar Introduces Bills That Aim For Guaranteed IncomeMinnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar introduced the Sending Unconditional Payments to People Overcoming Resistances to Triumph (SUPPORT) Act and the Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) Act on Friday.
End Of Federal Eviction Moratorium Won’t Affect Minnesota Renters, State Is On ‘Its Own Timeline’The looming federal eviction moratorium from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention is set to end Saturday, although Minnesotans will have continued coverage.
'Masks Are Back': COVID ICU Hospitalizations Rise Across MN AgainTwo weeks ago, there were 19 patients in Minnesota ICU beds. That number has since tripled and health experts fear it will only get worse.
Canadian Wildfires Bring Smoke To Minnesota, Concerning ExpertsWildfire smoke from Canada blanketed much of Minnesota for the second time in a little more than a week. The smoke was so thick, many people could not only smell it, but taste it.
How Does A Park Become A State Park?Just under 1% of Minnesota is state or national parkland, which places Minnesota 29th compared to other states across the country.
Who Will Qualify For State's $250 Million In Bonus Pay For Front-Line Workers?Heroes of the pandemic could be in line for bonus pay as state lawmakers set aside millions to split among front-line workers.
Delta Variant's Spread And Why Minnesota Is Avoiding The Surge So FarThe Delta variant is now the most common strain of COVID in the United States.