Minnesota's Economic And Budget Outlook Improves: $641M Budget Surplus ProjectedMinnesota Management and Budget officials on Tuesday say the state’s economic and budget outlook has improved since May, and a $641 million budget surplus is now projected.
Minnesota Budget Officials To Release 'Materially Better' ForecastMinnesota budget officials will release a fresh forecast Tuesday showing how bad a hit state finances have taken from the coronavirus pandemic.
Gov. Walz Addresses False Reports That He Spent Thanksgiving Weekend In Florida, Has $400M Net WorthSocial media has been filled with news that Gov. Tim Walz spent the weekend in Florida, and that his net worth is $400 million -- claims that are both phony.
COVID In Minnesota: MDH Says Thanksgiving-Related Deaths To Appear Within WeeksMDH Commissioner Jan Malcolm believes it will likely be only another couple of weeks before we reach 400,000 cases.
On Thanksgiving, Gov. Walz Issues Special Thank You To Hospital WorkersGov. Tim Walz issued a special thank you to hospital workers in Minnesota as they helped hundreds of patients battling COVID-19 on Thanksgiving Day.
New App Helps Minnesotans Know If They've Been Exposed To COVIDGov. Tim Walz announced Monday new technology to help Minnesotans slow the spread of COVID-19.
Talking Points: Gov. Walz Says He's Doing What's Best For Minnesota, Not What's PopularOn a weekend that brought thousands of more COVID-19 cases and dozens more deaths in Minnesota, there were hundreds of protestors outside Gov. Tim Walz's residence Saturday, demanding that youth sports continue.
Protesters Gather At Governor's Residence As More COVID Restrictions Go Into EffectThe four-week order began Saturday. Bars and restaurants will be takeout only, gyms are closed and youth sports are on pause.
Dining Rooms Go Dark Again At Minnesota Restaurants As COVID Restrictions Go Into EffectAt midnight, youth sports and parties, like wedding receptions, are officially paused for four weeks. Gatherings are limited to members of one household.
COVID In Minnesota: How Did State Leaders Decide On What To Restrict?With each round of COVID-19 restrictions comes many people questioning Minnesota's strategy to stop the spread.
Gov. Walz Expected To Announce Restrictions On Youth Sports, Gyms, Bars, And RestaurantsMinnesota's COVID-19 situation is as bad as it was in New York in the spring. Gov. Tim Walz says he will be announcing major dial-backs on youth fall and winter sports Wednesday.
'This Is A Disaster': Upper Midwest Governors Begin To Unite On COVID FightMinnesota health officials are pointing the finger at neighboring states for making the pandemic worse here.
Protesters Gather At Governor's Residence Over Line 3 PipelineEnbridge says replacing it will allow it to move oil more safely while creating thousands of jobs.
Bars Get Ready To Plunge Into Winter With New Slate Of COVID RestrictionsEarlier in the week, Gov. Tim Walz announced bars and restaurants would have to start shutting down their dine-in services every day at 10 p.m.
Special Session Ends With GOP Not Voting To End Gov. Walz's Emergency PowersRepublicans say they do agree with the governor that the situation is serious, but they still don't agree with his use of the powers.