Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Issues Executive Order Directing Residents To Stay At Home For 2 WeeksMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz has issued an executive order directing Minnesotans to stay at home for two weeks in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic Wednesday afternoon.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Tim Walz Expects Standstill To Remain In Place Beyond EasterWalz offered a glimmer of hope, saying Minnesota's efforts to flatten the curve and reduce the number of new cases is paying off.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Exposed To COVID-19, Will Self-Quarantine At Home"I’m using this as an opportunity to lead by example. Though I’m feeling healthy and not showing any symptoms, I’m going to work from home," Walz said.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: What Does A 'Shelter-In-Place' Order Look Like?Gov. Tim Walz said Friday he's prepared to order Minnesotans to "shelter-in-place" if it becomes necessary.
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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Says State May Have To Follow California's Lead And Order Shelter-In-Place“I certainly think it is a possibility,” Walz said in an interview on WCCO Radio on Friday morning. "We have to have every tool in the toolbox.”
Coronavirus In Minnesota: MNsure To Open Up Special 30-Day Enrollment Period Amid COVID-19 Outbreak"Every Minnesotan deserves access to health coverage during this uncertain time," Walz said. The enrollment period begins Monday, March 23 and will run through April 21.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Backlog Of 1,700 Tests Leads Gov. Walz To Ask Pence For HelpMinnesota's COVID-19 testing shortage is so bad that 1,700 samples are now frozen, waiting for results.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Despite Devastating Loss Of St. Patrick's Day Business, O'Donovan's Pub Owner Backs ClosuresOn the eve of St. Patrick's Day, arguably the busiest day of the year for O'Donovan's Pub in downtown Minneapolis, staff aren't preparing for a rush of customers. They're trying to figure out what they'll do next.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Says Restaurants, Bars Need To Close TonightWalz has issued an executive order for all restaurants to close their in-dining options. Only delivery and take-out will be allowed moving forward.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Declares Peacetime EmergencyAs the number of positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Minnesota climbed into the double digits Friday, Gov. Tim Walz declared a peacetime emergency.