Top Leaders At MN Capitol Suggest Bipartisan Deal On Plugging Special Education Services Funding Gap In SchoolsAs lawmakers race to finish the legislative session this week, top leaders forging agreements at the capitol say there is likely a bipartisan deal to cover unfunded costs for special education services in schools.
MN State Auditor Julie Blaha Tests Positive For COVIDMinnesota State Auditor Julie Blaha said on Tuesday afternoon that she tested positive for COVID-19.
Cory Hepola Names School Administrator Uselman As Running MateFormer broadcaster Cory Hepola, who's running for governor with the upstart Forward Party of Minnesota, named school administrator Tamara Uselman as his running mate Tuesday.
Minneapolis Memorial For Sexual Assault Survivors Vandalized"I am deeply saddened that this happened, now as Supreme Court appears to be taking away the rights of women," the artist who designed the memorial wrote. "Why is this person so afraid of art? We are not afraid and we will repair."
Doug Wardlow Says He'll Run In AG Primary, Despite Losing Republican EndorsementRepublican Doug Wardlow, who lost the attorney general race in 2018 and failed to secure his party's endorsement for the position last weekend, says he will still run in the primary.
Conspiracy Theorists Flock To Bird Flu, Spreading Falsehoods On Social Media“You just want to beat your head against the wall,” turkey farmer Brad Moline said of the Facebook groups in which people insist the flu is fake or, maybe, a bioweapon.
Erin Maye Quade Announces Primary Run After Being Forced To Withdraw While Going Into Labor At ConventionFour days after giving birth to her daughter, Erin Maye Quade’s life could have ended. “A $25 blood pressure cuff from Amazon saved my life,” she said.
Legislative Leaders, Gov. Walz Announce Broad Deal On New Spending, Tax CutsGov. Tim Walz and legislative leaders announced Monday a framework deal for a supplemental budget to spend the state's surplus.
Wisconsin Republicans Look To Unite Amid Internal FeudsInstead of spending the past year looking ahead to 2022, Republicans have spent a lot of time bickering with one another over 2020 and whether to endorse a gubernatorial candidate this year.
Video: What Dr. Scott Jensen’s GOP Endorsement Means For Campaign AheadEsme Murphy is joined by political analyst Abou Amara and former Minnesota Senate majority leader Amy Koch, and discuss the weekend's Minnesota GOP convention, and what Dr. Scott Jensen's nomination means for the campaign ahead.
GOP-Endorsed Governor Candidate Scott Jensen Says Previous Gun Control Support Was 'Klutzy'Saturday night, newly nominated Republican candidate for governor Dr. Scott Jensen apologized to delegates for once being on the wrong side of the gun control issue.
Minnesota GOP Endorses Dr. Scott Jensen To Take On Gov. Tim Walz Minnesota Republicans endorse Dr. Scott Jensen for governor after a lengthy, contentious process. After nine rounds of balloting, he secured 65% of the vote.
Wisconsin Chairman Rescinds Killer's Parole At Gov. Evers RequestThe Wisconsin Parole Commission's leader agreed Friday to rescind a convicted murderer's parole at Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' request after the governor came under criticism from rival Republicans looking to unseat him in November.
Minnesota Republicans Gather In Rochester For Convention To Nominate Candidates For Statewide Office All eyes were on the governor's race as Minnesota Republicans convened Friday to endorse a candidate to challenge Democratic incumbent Gov. Tim Walz in the November election.
Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order To Help Transportation Of Fertilizer, Seeds, Amid Spring FloodingAs severe flooding continues to impact Minnesotans, Gov. Tim Walz on Friday signed an executive order to authorize aid to farmers and support spring planting.