DPS: Nearly 11% Of Minnesotans Are REAL ID Ready Ahead Of Oct. 1 DeadlineOnly about 11% of Minnesotans are REAL ID ready ahead of the Oct. 1 deadline, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
9 Months To Go Until Real ID DeadlineAs the calendar page turns to a new year, the Real ID deadline inches closer and closer for Minnesotans.
Minnesotans Feeling Push To Acquire Real IDMinnesotans are required to fall in line with the Real ID Act that was passed in 2005, establishing minimum security standards for state-issued driver's licenses and ID cards.
Getting A REAL ID Now? Officials Say Be PatientAs of last week, more than 13,000 people had applied for a REAL ID. But only about 630 had been approved, processed and mailed out.
Driver's Licenses Can Again Be Processed In Hennepin Co. Following Issue With New CamerasFollowing a weekend of technical issues with new cameras, Hennepin County service centers are again able to process driver’s licenses and state ID applications that require photos.
Minnesotans Have Third Gender Option For Driver's LicenseMinnesotans have another gender option when applying for a driver's license or renewing an old one.
Minnesotans Can Now Apply For Real ID Driver's LicensesYou will have two years before you are required to have the new ID. The Department of Public Safety is overseeing the rollout. Lines were about the same as usual in St. Paul as the program launched Monday.
Do You Need To Get A REAL ID On Oct. 1?State officials are suggesting that residents wait to apply unless they need to change their name or address, or renew their current license.
Applying For A Real ID? It Will Cost YouMinnesotans can apply for Real IDs starting next month, but you will have to pay if you want one early.
Driver's License Agent Offices Closing Sept. 28 & 29 To Begin REAL ID TransitionMinnesotans can start applying for new identification cards beginning Oct. 1.
New Minnesota License Designs UnveiledYour next Minnesota driver's license will have a new look.
Officials: Minnesota IDs Should Suffice At Airports Until 2020Minnesota's current extension is slated to lapse in October, soon after the state begins issuing the new compliant licenses.
Lawmakers Fume As MNLARS Asks For $10M InfusionThe state's newly appointed IT commissioner told state lawmakers Tuesday that if they don't get the money, critical workers could be laid off or leave immediately.
When Do Minnesotans Need To Upgrade To REAL ID?When does it go into effect? When will you need a new license? What does it mean if you already have an enhanced driver’s license?
Before REAL ID Deadline, MN Outsources Drivers Licensing ServicesThe IT company will provide the software, implementation services, conversion, and training for Minnesota's driver's license IT system.