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Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Despite Gov. Tim Walz’s announcement Wednesday that continuing to prohibit religious gatherings of more than 10 people in Minnesota, leader of Catholic and som [...]

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Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has recorded 29 more COVID-19 deaths, the second-highest one-day death toll of the pandemic, the state health department reported [...]

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Minnesota DMV offices, exam stations reopening

Minnesota DMV offices, exam stations reopening

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Driver and Vehicle Services will reopen offices on Tuesday after Gov. Tim Walz announced earlier this week that the [...]

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Minnesota Senate OKs ‘Tobacco 21,’ sending anti-smoking bill to Walz

Minnesota Senate OKs ‘Tobacco 21,’ sending anti-smoking bill to Walz

A bill raising the age to purchase tobacco products, including vaping and e-cigarette products popular with young people, is on its way to Gov. Tim Walz’s desk [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...]

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Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Gov. Tim Walz plans to give a 6 p.m. speech from the governor’s mansion Wednesday to detail whether he will extend or relax his stay-home order that is set to [...]

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Gov. Walz, State Officials Say Large-Scale Auditorium-Style Graduation Ceremonies Not Permitted

Gov. Walz, State Officials Say Large-Scale Auditorium-Style Graduation Ceremonies Not Permitted

Gov. Tim Walz and state officials have offered guidance on how to handle graduation this year, and traditional auditorium or football field-style ceremonies ar [...]

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Walz expands coronavirus testing for nursing homes. That’s part of a 5-point plan for long-term care centers.

Walz expands coronavirus testing for nursing homes. That’s part of a 5-point plan for long-term care centers.

More testing, more PPE, more staff. Those are among the highlights of a five-point plan Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz was expected to lay out Thursday in an attempt [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

So far more than 500 tests have been administered by Twin Cities Orthopedics and they have had no staff or patient test positive for COVID-19.

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Minnesota Republicans Keep Up Pressure To Reopen Businesses

Minnesota Republicans Keep Up Pressure To Reopen Businesses

Republicans kept up the pressure Monday on Democratic Gov. Tim Walz to move faster toward allowing more businesses to reopen, saying many of them already have [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Extends Stay-At-Home Order By 2 Weeks; Allows Curbside Pickup For Retail Stores

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Extends Stay-At-Home Order By 2 Weeks; Allows Curbside Pickup For Retail Stores

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Thursday afternoon that he’ll be extending the state’s stay-at-home order by two weeks -- and will allow curbside pickup for [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Struggling Small Businesses Band Together To Sue Gov. Tim Walz

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Struggling Small Businesses Band Together To Sue Gov. Tim Walz

Larger stores like Best Buy and HOM Furniture are already getting ready to reopen for scheduled appointments -- but smaller businesses are wondering when their [...]

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Deemed ‘nonessential,’ 15 small businesses call Gov. Walz’s closure order unconstitutional

Deemed ‘nonessential,’ 15 small businesses call Gov. Walz’s closure order unconstitutional

A group of 15 small businesses is challenging the legality of statewide orders that have forced them to close during the coronavirus pandemic. Lawyers for the [...]

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Mike Pence in Minnesota: 'America Works When America Is Working'

Mike Pence in Minnesota: 'America Works When America Is Working'

Mike Pence traveled to Minnesota to visit the Mayo Clinic and meet with Democrat Gov. Tim Walz as the state begins the reopening process.

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Coronavirus Updates: The Latest COVID-19 Headlines From April 25, 2020

Coronavirus Updates: The Latest COVID-19 Headlines From April 25, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Gov. Tim Walz has debuted a website where Minnesotans can find a COVID-19 testing site near them.

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'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

When asked how he sees his role as a city leader during this pandemic, he said he’s looking at Gov. Tim Walz’s leadership to guide his own.

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Walz signs bill aiding Minnesota farmers facing foreclosure

Gov. Tim Walz has signed a bill that stops farm foreclosures until Dec. 1 for farmers struggling with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic who elect to take pa [...]

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Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Gov. Tim Walz on Friday appointed Judge Gordon Moore to serve as associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Moore — currently a judge in the state’s Fif [...]

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Coronavirus in Minnesota: What’s next for small businesses with stay-at-home order expiring?

Coronavirus in Minnesota: What’s next for small businesses with stay-at-home order expiring?

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced on Wednesday night that he will let his stay-at-home order expire over the weekend, meaning some small businesses across the [...]

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Gov. Walz emergency powers up on Wednesday. Will he renew as GOP threatens to block public works projects?

Gov. Walz emergency powers up on Wednesday. Will he renew as GOP threatens to block public works projects?

The emergency powers that Gov. Tim Walz has used over the past two months to combat the coronavirus pandemic are scheduled to expire Wednesday unless he extend [...]

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Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

The types of health care available with Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to resume “elective” surgeries and procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic will vary b [...]

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Bill Banning Child Marriages In Minnesota Clears Legislature

Bill Banning Child Marriages In Minnesota Clears Legislature

The state Senate approved the bill Wednesday and sent it to Gov. Tim Walz, who is expected to sign it.

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Gov. Walz seeks ‘proper balance’ in allowing elective surgeries during coronavirus

Gov. Walz seeks ‘proper balance’ in allowing elective surgeries during coronavirus

Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Tuesday allowing health care providers to restart elective surgeries and procedures next week, if they have a plan for [...]

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Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Says He Won't Give Up Emergency Powers In Exchange For Bonding Bill

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Says He Won't Give Up Emergency Powers In Exchange For Bonding Bill

Minnesota House Republicans are threatening to block a billion-dollar public works and jobs bill unless Democratic Gov. Tim Walz gives up his emergency COVID-1 [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: 571 News COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Testing Fails To Reach Benchmark

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 571 News COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Testing Fails To Reach Benchmark

Minnesota reported Monday that 3,239 COVID-19 tests were processed in the last 24 hours, failing to meet the 5,000 tests a day benchmark laid out by Gov. Tim W [...]

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Watch: Tim Walz announcement on Minnesota stay-at-home order

Watch: Tim Walz announcement on Minnesota stay-at-home order

Gov. Tim Walz is set to announce details of the next phase of Minnesota’s stay-at-home order at 2 p.m. today. He has indicated his plan is to dial back restric [...]

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Walz to announce fate of stay-at-home order Thursday. ICU capacity is there, but will he turn up ‘dials’?

Walz to announce fate of stay-at-home order Thursday. ICU capacity is there, but will he turn up ‘dials’?

Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday is expected to tell Minnesotans what’s next in the all-encompassing response to the coronavirus pandemic. Specifically, during a 2 p. [...]

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Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is visiting Worthington, home of the JBS meat processing plant, a day after President Donald Trump ordered all meat plants stay open.

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Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

It's meant to recognize the "high price transportation workers have paid in the construction and maintenance of Minnesota's transportation system."

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As many as 100,000 Minnesotans can return to work on Monday

As many as 100,000 Minnesotans can return to work on Monday

Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday announced the state’s plans to take “some of the economic pressure off” the state by letting thousands of Minnesotans to return to wo [...]

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Watch: Tim Walz sets June 1 date for MN outdoor dining, hair salons

Watch: Tim Walz sets June 1 date for MN outdoor dining, hair salons

Gov. Tim Walz said Wednesday that bars and restaurants may reopen June 1 for outdoor dining, with salons and barbershops also allowed to resume at 25 percent c [...]

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Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Into Law To Raise Minimum Age To Purchase Tobacco Products To 21

Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Into Law To Raise Minimum Age To Purchase Tobacco Products To 21

The law covers "tobacco, tobacco products, electronic delivery devices, and other nicotine products."

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Coronavirus Updates: Latest COVID-19 Headlines From May 14, 2020

Coronavirus Updates: Latest COVID-19 Headlines From May 14, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday evening that he’s extending the peacetime state of emergency for another 30 days, allowing him [...]

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Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Minnesota’s stay-at-home order will expire at the end of the day Sunday and more businesses will be allowed to reopen, Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday. Walz [...]

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MN joined coalition of Midwestern states responding to coronavirus a month ago. How do we stack up now?

MN joined coalition of Midwestern states responding to coronavirus a month ago. How do we stack up now?

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz continues to talk regularly with the governors of other Midwestern states about their responses to the coronavirus pandemic. Seven stat [...]

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Talking Points: Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Opens Up About Losing Her Brother To COVID-19

Talking Points: Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Opens Up About Losing Her Brother To COVID-19

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to grow in Minnesota, the office of Gov. Tim Walz and Peggy Flanagan are continuing their efforts to monitor and prev [...]

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Coronavirus Updates: Gov. Walz Announces ‘Battle Plan’ To Protect Long-Term Care Residents, Workers

Coronavirus Updates: Gov. Walz Announces ‘Battle Plan’ To Protect Long-Term Care Residents, Workers

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has announced a “battle plan” to protect those living and working in long-term care (LTC) facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Reality Check: Fact Versus Fiction In Minnesota's Coronavirus Fight

Reality Check: Fact Versus Fiction In Minnesota's Coronavirus Fight

Wednesday marks the 40th day of Minnesota's stay-at-home order. That action by Gov. Tim Walz is just one of many issues ending up in Pat Kessler's inbox, inclu [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed an executive order Tuesday that he says will provide a “roadmap” for safely restarting elective surgeries in the state.

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Gov. Walz bans debt collectors from intercepting coronavirus relief funds

Gov. Walz bans debt collectors from intercepting coronavirus relief funds

Debt collectors are prohibited from intercepting COVID-19 relief payments bound for Minnesota residents under a new order Monday from Gov. Tim Walz. The execut [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: 498 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Saturday And 24 More People Have Died

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 498 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Saturday And 24 More People Have Died

Gov. Tim Walz has extended the state's stay-at-home order until May 18. More than 500,000 Minnesotans have filed for unemployment during the pandemic, and some [...]

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Walz to extend Minnesota stay-at-home order two weeks, until May 18

Walz to extend Minnesota stay-at-home order two weeks, until May 18

Gov. Tim Walz is expected to announce a two-week extension on Minnesota’s stay-at-home order Tuesday.

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Give Details Thursday On Next Phase Of Stay-At-Home

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Give Details Thursday On Next Phase Of Stay-At-Home

Minnesotans will learn Thursday to what extent the state will loosen the stay-at-home restrictions that have kept the state’s economy on ice for just over a mo [...]

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Vice President Mike Pence was joined by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and his team on  [...]

Vice President Mike Pence was joined by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and his team on [...]

Vice President Mike Pence was joined by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and his team on Tuesday to learn about a new coronavirus testing initiative and to thank Mayo C [...]

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Minnesota Legislature considers competing housing assistance bills for coronavirus relief

Minnesota Legislature considers competing housing assistance bills for coronavirus relief

Minnesota lawmakers are moving bills to provide emergency housing assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic and also extend a moratorium on evictions and mortgag [...]

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Minnesota will soon be able to test every symptomatic person for coronavirus

Minnesota will soon be able to test every symptomatic person for coronavirus

Gov. Tim Walz announced the state will conduct up to 20,000 coronavirus tests per day on symptomatic individuals.

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Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Despite Gov. Tim Walz’s announcement Wednesday that continuing to prohibit religious gatherings of more than 10 people in Minnesota, leader of Catholic and som [...]

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Watch: Tim Walz sets June 1 date for MN outdoor dining, hair salons

Watch: Tim Walz sets June 1 date for MN outdoor dining, hair salons

Gov. Tim Walz said Wednesday that bars and restaurants may reopen June 1 for outdoor dining, with salons and barbershops also allowed to resume at 25 percent c [...]

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Walz signs bill aiding Minnesota farmers facing foreclosure

Gov. Tim Walz has signed a bill that stops farm foreclosures until Dec. 1 for farmers struggling with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic who elect to take pa [...]

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Minnesota DMV offices, exam stations reopening

Minnesota DMV offices, exam stations reopening

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Driver and Vehicle Services will reopen offices on Tuesday after Gov. Tim Walz announced earlier this week that the [...]

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Coronavirus Updates: Latest COVID-19 Headlines From May 14, 2020

Coronavirus Updates: Latest COVID-19 Headlines From May 14, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday evening that he’s extending the peacetime state of emergency for another 30 days, allowing him [...]

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Coronavirus in Minnesota: What’s next for small businesses with stay-at-home order expiring?

Coronavirus in Minnesota: What’s next for small businesses with stay-at-home order expiring?

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced on Wednesday night that he will let his stay-at-home order expire over the weekend, meaning some small businesses across the [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...]

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MN joined coalition of Midwestern states responding to coronavirus a month ago. How do we stack up now?

MN joined coalition of Midwestern states responding to coronavirus a month ago. How do we stack up now?

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz continues to talk regularly with the governors of other Midwestern states about their responses to the coronavirus pandemic. Seven stat [...]

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Gov. Walz emergency powers up on Wednesday. Will he renew as GOP threatens to block public works projects?

Gov. Walz emergency powers up on Wednesday. Will he renew as GOP threatens to block public works projects?

The emergency powers that Gov. Tim Walz has used over the past two months to combat the coronavirus pandemic are scheduled to expire Wednesday unless he extend [...]

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Gov. Walz, State Officials Say Large-Scale Auditorium-Style Graduation Ceremonies Not Permitted

Gov. Walz, State Officials Say Large-Scale Auditorium-Style Graduation Ceremonies Not Permitted

Gov. Tim Walz and state officials have offered guidance on how to handle graduation this year, and traditional auditorium or football field-style ceremonies ar [...]

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Coronavirus Updates: Gov. Walz Announces ‘Battle Plan’ To Protect Long-Term Care Residents, Workers

Coronavirus Updates: Gov. Walz Announces ‘Battle Plan’ To Protect Long-Term Care Residents, Workers

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has announced a “battle plan” to protect those living and working in long-term care (LTC) facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Bill Banning Child Marriages In Minnesota Clears Legislature

Bill Banning Child Marriages In Minnesota Clears Legislature

The state Senate approved the bill Wednesday and sent it to Gov. Tim Walz, who is expected to sign it.

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

So far more than 500 tests have been administered by Twin Cities Orthopedics and they have had no staff or patient test positive for COVID-19.

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed an executive order Tuesday that he says will provide a “roadmap” for safely restarting elective surgeries in the state.

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Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Says He Won't Give Up Emergency Powers In Exchange For Bonding Bill

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Says He Won't Give Up Emergency Powers In Exchange For Bonding Bill

Minnesota House Republicans are threatening to block a billion-dollar public works and jobs bill unless Democratic Gov. Tim Walz gives up his emergency COVID-1 [...]

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Minnesota Republicans Keep Up Pressure To Reopen Businesses

Minnesota Republicans Keep Up Pressure To Reopen Businesses

Republicans kept up the pressure Monday on Democratic Gov. Tim Walz to move faster toward allowing more businesses to reopen, saying many of them already have [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: 498 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Saturday And 24 More People Have Died

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 498 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Saturday And 24 More People Have Died

Gov. Tim Walz has extended the state's stay-at-home order until May 18. More than 500,000 Minnesotans have filed for unemployment during the pandemic, and some [...]

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Watch: Tim Walz announcement on Minnesota stay-at-home order

Watch: Tim Walz announcement on Minnesota stay-at-home order

Gov. Tim Walz is set to announce details of the next phase of Minnesota’s stay-at-home order at 2 p.m. today. He has indicated his plan is to dial back restric [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Struggling Small Businesses Band Together To Sue Gov. Tim Walz

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Struggling Small Businesses Band Together To Sue Gov. Tim Walz

Larger stores like Best Buy and HOM Furniture are already getting ready to reopen for scheduled appointments -- but smaller businesses are wondering when their [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Give Details Thursday On Next Phase Of Stay-At-Home

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Give Details Thursday On Next Phase Of Stay-At-Home

Minnesotans will learn Thursday to what extent the state will loosen the stay-at-home restrictions that have kept the state’s economy on ice for just over a mo [...]

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Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is visiting Worthington, home of the JBS meat processing plant, a day after President Donald Trump ordered all meat plants stay open.

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Mike Pence in Minnesota: 'America Works When America Is Working'

Mike Pence in Minnesota: 'America Works When America Is Working'

Mike Pence traveled to Minnesota to visit the Mayo Clinic and meet with Democrat Gov. Tim Walz as the state begins the reopening process.

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Minnesota Legislature considers competing housing assistance bills for coronavirus relief

Minnesota Legislature considers competing housing assistance bills for coronavirus relief

Minnesota lawmakers are moving bills to provide emergency housing assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic and also extend a moratorium on evictions and mortgag [...]

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As many as 100,000 Minnesotans can return to work on Monday

As many as 100,000 Minnesotans can return to work on Monday

Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday announced the state’s plans to take “some of the economic pressure off” the state by letting thousands of Minnesotans to return to wo [...]

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'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

When asked how he sees his role as a city leader during this pandemic, he said he’s looking at Gov. Tim Walz’s leadership to guide his own.

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Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has recorded 29 more COVID-19 deaths, the second-highest one-day death toll of the pandemic, the state health department reported [...]

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Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Into Law To Raise Minimum Age To Purchase Tobacco Products To 21

Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Into Law To Raise Minimum Age To Purchase Tobacco Products To 21

The law covers "tobacco, tobacco products, electronic delivery devices, and other nicotine products."

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Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Gov. Tim Walz on Friday appointed Judge Gordon Moore to serve as associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Moore — currently a judge in the state’s Fif [...]

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Minnesota Senate OKs ‘Tobacco 21,’ sending anti-smoking bill to Walz

Minnesota Senate OKs ‘Tobacco 21,’ sending anti-smoking bill to Walz

A bill raising the age to purchase tobacco products, including vaping and e-cigarette products popular with young people, is on its way to Gov. Tim Walz’s desk [...]

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Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Minnesota’s stay-at-home order will expire at the end of the day Sunday and more businesses will be allowed to reopen, Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday. Walz [...]

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Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Gov. Tim Walz plans to give a 6 p.m. speech from the governor’s mansion Wednesday to detail whether he will extend or relax his stay-home order that is set to [...]

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Talking Points: Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Opens Up About Losing Her Brother To COVID-19

Talking Points: Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Opens Up About Losing Her Brother To COVID-19

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to grow in Minnesota, the office of Gov. Tim Walz and Peggy Flanagan are continuing their efforts to monitor and prev [...]

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Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

The types of health care available with Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to resume “elective” surgeries and procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic will vary b [...]

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Walz expands coronavirus testing for nursing homes. That’s part of a 5-point plan for long-term care centers.

Walz expands coronavirus testing for nursing homes. That’s part of a 5-point plan for long-term care centers.

More testing, more PPE, more staff. Those are among the highlights of a five-point plan Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz was expected to lay out Thursday in an attempt [...]

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Reality Check: Fact Versus Fiction In Minnesota's Coronavirus Fight

Reality Check: Fact Versus Fiction In Minnesota's Coronavirus Fight

Wednesday marks the 40th day of Minnesota's stay-at-home order. That action by Gov. Tim Walz is just one of many issues ending up in Pat Kessler's inbox, inclu [...]

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Gov. Walz seeks ‘proper balance’ in allowing elective surgeries during coronavirus

Gov. Walz seeks ‘proper balance’ in allowing elective surgeries during coronavirus

Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Tuesday allowing health care providers to restart elective surgeries and procedures next week, if they have a plan for [...]

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Gov. Walz bans debt collectors from intercepting coronavirus relief funds

Gov. Walz bans debt collectors from intercepting coronavirus relief funds

Debt collectors are prohibited from intercepting COVID-19 relief payments bound for Minnesota residents under a new order Monday from Gov. Tim Walz. The execut [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: 571 News COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Testing Fails To Reach Benchmark

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 571 News COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Testing Fails To Reach Benchmark

Minnesota reported Monday that 3,239 COVID-19 tests were processed in the last 24 hours, failing to meet the 5,000 tests a day benchmark laid out by Gov. Tim W [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Extends Stay-At-Home Order By 2 Weeks; Allows Curbside Pickup For Retail Stores

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Extends Stay-At-Home Order By 2 Weeks; Allows Curbside Pickup For Retail Stores

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Thursday afternoon that he’ll be extending the state’s stay-at-home order by two weeks -- and will allow curbside pickup for [...]

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Walz to extend Minnesota stay-at-home order two weeks, until May 18

Walz to extend Minnesota stay-at-home order two weeks, until May 18

Gov. Tim Walz is expected to announce a two-week extension on Minnesota’s stay-at-home order Tuesday.

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Walz to announce fate of stay-at-home order Thursday. ICU capacity is there, but will he turn up ‘dials’?

Walz to announce fate of stay-at-home order Thursday. ICU capacity is there, but will he turn up ‘dials’?

Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday is expected to tell Minnesotans what’s next in the all-encompassing response to the coronavirus pandemic. Specifically, during a 2 p. [...]

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Deemed ‘nonessential,’ 15 small businesses call Gov. Walz’s closure order unconstitutional

Deemed ‘nonessential,’ 15 small businesses call Gov. Walz’s closure order unconstitutional

A group of 15 small businesses is challenging the legality of statewide orders that have forced them to close during the coronavirus pandemic. Lawyers for the [...]

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Vice President Mike Pence was joined by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and his team on  [...]

Vice President Mike Pence was joined by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and his team on [...]

Vice President Mike Pence was joined by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and his team on Tuesday to learn about a new coronavirus testing initiative and to thank Mayo C [...]

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Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

It's meant to recognize the "high price transportation workers have paid in the construction and maintenance of Minnesota's transportation system."

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Coronavirus Updates: The Latest COVID-19 Headlines From April 25, 2020

Coronavirus Updates: The Latest COVID-19 Headlines From April 25, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Gov. Tim Walz has debuted a website where Minnesotans can find a COVID-19 testing site near them.

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Minnesota will soon be able to test every symptomatic person for coronavirus

Minnesota will soon be able to test every symptomatic person for coronavirus

Gov. Tim Walz announced the state will conduct up to 20,000 coronavirus tests per day on symptomatic individuals.

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Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Catholics and Lutheran leaders say they will resume services next week, defying Walz orders

Despite Gov. Tim Walz’s announcement Wednesday that continuing to prohibit religious gatherings of more than 10 people in Minnesota, leader of Catholic and som [...]

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'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

'We Are Going To Need Help': Mayor Frey Calls On Federal Assistance For Mpls. Businesses, Residents

When asked how he sees his role as a city leader during this pandemic, he said he’s looking at Gov. Tim Walz’s leadership to guide his own.

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Watch: Tim Walz sets June 1 date for MN outdoor dining, hair salons

Watch: Tim Walz sets June 1 date for MN outdoor dining, hair salons

Gov. Tim Walz said Wednesday that bars and restaurants may reopen June 1 for outdoor dining, with salons and barbershops also allowed to resume at 25 percent c [...]

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Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

Watch: Tim Walz to speak on plans for reopening bars, restaurants, salons

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has recorded 29 more COVID-19 deaths, the second-highest one-day death toll of the pandemic, the state health department reported [...]

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Walz signs bill aiding Minnesota farmers facing foreclosure

Gov. Tim Walz has signed a bill that stops farm foreclosures until Dec. 1 for farmers struggling with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic who elect to take pa [...]

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Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Into Law To Raise Minimum Age To Purchase Tobacco Products To 21

Gov. Tim Walz Signs Bill Into Law To Raise Minimum Age To Purchase Tobacco Products To 21

The law covers "tobacco, tobacco products, electronic delivery devices, and other nicotine products."

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Minnesota DMV offices, exam stations reopening

Minnesota DMV offices, exam stations reopening

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Driver and Vehicle Services will reopen offices on Tuesday after Gov. Tim Walz announced earlier this week that the [...]

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Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Walz names Judge Gordon Moore to state Supreme Court, filling vacancy left by Justice Lillehaug’s retirement

Gov. Tim Walz on Friday appointed Judge Gordon Moore to serve as associate justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Moore — currently a judge in the state’s Fif [...]

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Coronavirus Updates: Latest COVID-19 Headlines From May 14, 2020

Coronavirus Updates: Latest COVID-19 Headlines From May 14, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday evening that he’s extending the peacetime state of emergency for another 30 days, allowing him [...]

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Minnesota Senate OKs ‘Tobacco 21,’ sending anti-smoking bill to Walz

Minnesota Senate OKs ‘Tobacco 21,’ sending anti-smoking bill to Walz

A bill raising the age to purchase tobacco products, including vaping and e-cigarette products popular with young people, is on its way to Gov. Tim Walz’s desk [...]

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Coronavirus in Minnesota: What’s next for small businesses with stay-at-home order expiring?

Coronavirus in Minnesota: What’s next for small businesses with stay-at-home order expiring?

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced on Wednesday night that he will let his stay-at-home order expire over the weekend, meaning some small businesses across the [...]

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Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Gov. Walz: MN’s stay-at-home order will expire late Sunday, more businesses can reopen

Minnesota’s stay-at-home order will expire at the end of the day Sunday and more businesses will be allowed to reopen, Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday. Walz [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...]

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MN joined coalition of Midwestern states responding to coronavirus a month ago. How do we stack up now?

MN joined coalition of Midwestern states responding to coronavirus a month ago. How do we stack up now?

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz continues to talk regularly with the governors of other Midwestern states about their responses to the coronavirus pandemic. Seven stat [...]

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Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Gov. Tim Walz plans to give a 6 p.m. speech from the governor’s mansion Wednesday to detail whether he will extend or relax his stay-home order that is set to [...]

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Gov. Walz emergency powers up on Wednesday. Will he renew as GOP threatens to block public works projects?

Gov. Walz emergency powers up on Wednesday. Will he renew as GOP threatens to block public works projects?

The emergency powers that Gov. Tim Walz has used over the past two months to combat the coronavirus pandemic are scheduled to expire Wednesday unless he extend [...]

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Talking Points: Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Opens Up About Losing Her Brother To COVID-19

Talking Points: Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Opens Up About Losing Her Brother To COVID-19

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to grow in Minnesota, the office of Gov. Tim Walz and Peggy Flanagan are continuing their efforts to monitor and prev [...]

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Gov. Walz, State Officials Say Large-Scale Auditorium-Style Graduation Ceremonies Not Permitted

Gov. Walz, State Officials Say Large-Scale Auditorium-Style Graduation Ceremonies Not Permitted

Gov. Tim Walz and state officials have offered guidance on how to handle graduation this year, and traditional auditorium or football field-style ceremonies ar [...]

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Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

Is your surgery now possible under Gov. Walz’s executive order? That depends.

The types of health care available with Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order to resume “elective” surgeries and procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic will vary b [...]

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Coronavirus Updates: Gov. Walz Announces ‘Battle Plan’ To Protect Long-Term Care Residents, Workers

Coronavirus Updates: Gov. Walz Announces ‘Battle Plan’ To Protect Long-Term Care Residents, Workers

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has announced a “battle plan” to protect those living and working in long-term care (LTC) facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Walz expands coronavirus testing for nursing homes. That’s part of a 5-point plan for long-term care centers.

Walz expands coronavirus testing for nursing homes. That’s part of a 5-point plan for long-term care centers.

More testing, more PPE, more staff. Those are among the highlights of a five-point plan Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz was expected to lay out Thursday in an attempt [...]

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Bill Banning Child Marriages In Minnesota Clears Legislature

Bill Banning Child Marriages In Minnesota Clears Legislature

The state Senate approved the bill Wednesday and sent it to Gov. Tim Walz, who is expected to sign it.

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Reality Check: Fact Versus Fiction In Minnesota's Coronavirus Fight

Reality Check: Fact Versus Fiction In Minnesota's Coronavirus Fight

Wednesday marks the 40th day of Minnesota's stay-at-home order. That action by Gov. Tim Walz is just one of many issues ending up in Pat Kessler's inbox, inclu [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Patients And Doctors Hail Gov. Tim Walz's Decision To Reopen Elective Surgeries

So far more than 500 tests have been administered by Twin Cities Orthopedics and they have had no staff or patient test positive for COVID-19.

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Gov. Walz seeks ‘proper balance’ in allowing elective surgeries during coronavirus

Gov. Walz seeks ‘proper balance’ in allowing elective surgeries during coronavirus

Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Tuesday allowing health care providers to restart elective surgeries and procedures next week, if they have a plan for [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs Executive Order That Will Allow Elective Surgeries Starting Next Week

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed an executive order Tuesday that he says will provide a “roadmap” for safely restarting elective surgeries in the state.

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Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Says He Won't Give Up Emergency Powers In Exchange For Bonding Bill

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Says He Won't Give Up Emergency Powers In Exchange For Bonding Bill

Minnesota House Republicans are threatening to block a billion-dollar public works and jobs bill unless Democratic Gov. Tim Walz gives up his emergency COVID-1 [...]

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Gov. Walz bans debt collectors from intercepting coronavirus relief funds

Gov. Walz bans debt collectors from intercepting coronavirus relief funds

Debt collectors are prohibited from intercepting COVID-19 relief payments bound for Minnesota residents under a new order Monday from Gov. Tim Walz. The execut [...]

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Minnesota Republicans Keep Up Pressure To Reopen Businesses

Minnesota Republicans Keep Up Pressure To Reopen Businesses

Republicans kept up the pressure Monday on Democratic Gov. Tim Walz to move faster toward allowing more businesses to reopen, saying many of them already have [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: 571 News COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Testing Fails To Reach Benchmark

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 571 News COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Testing Fails To Reach Benchmark

Minnesota reported Monday that 3,239 COVID-19 tests were processed in the last 24 hours, failing to meet the 5,000 tests a day benchmark laid out by Gov. Tim W [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: 498 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Saturday And 24 More People Have Died

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 498 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Saturday And 24 More People Have Died

Gov. Tim Walz has extended the state's stay-at-home order until May 18. More than 500,000 Minnesotans have filed for unemployment during the pandemic, and some [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Extends Stay-At-Home Order By 2 Weeks; Allows Curbside Pickup For Retail Stores

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Extends Stay-At-Home Order By 2 Weeks; Allows Curbside Pickup For Retail Stores

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Thursday afternoon that he’ll be extending the state’s stay-at-home order by two weeks -- and will allow curbside pickup for [...]

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Watch: Tim Walz announcement on Minnesota stay-at-home order

Watch: Tim Walz announcement on Minnesota stay-at-home order

Gov. Tim Walz is set to announce details of the next phase of Minnesota’s stay-at-home order at 2 p.m. today. He has indicated his plan is to dial back restric [...]

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Walz to extend Minnesota stay-at-home order two weeks, until May 18

Walz to extend Minnesota stay-at-home order two weeks, until May 18

Gov. Tim Walz is expected to announce a two-week extension on Minnesota’s stay-at-home order Tuesday.

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Struggling Small Businesses Band Together To Sue Gov. Tim Walz

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Struggling Small Businesses Band Together To Sue Gov. Tim Walz

Larger stores like Best Buy and HOM Furniture are already getting ready to reopen for scheduled appointments -- but smaller businesses are wondering when their [...]

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Walz to announce fate of stay-at-home order Thursday. ICU capacity is there, but will he turn up ‘dials’?

Walz to announce fate of stay-at-home order Thursday. ICU capacity is there, but will he turn up ‘dials’?

Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday is expected to tell Minnesotans what’s next in the all-encompassing response to the coronavirus pandemic. Specifically, during a 2 p. [...]

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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Give Details Thursday On Next Phase Of Stay-At-Home

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Give Details Thursday On Next Phase Of Stay-At-Home

Minnesotans will learn Thursday to what extent the state will loosen the stay-at-home restrictions that have kept the state’s economy on ice for just over a mo [...]

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Deemed ‘nonessential,’ 15 small businesses call Gov. Walz’s closure order unconstitutional

Deemed ‘nonessential,’ 15 small businesses call Gov. Walz’s closure order unconstitutional

A group of 15 small businesses is challenging the legality of statewide orders that have forced them to close during the coronavirus pandemic. Lawyers for the [...]

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Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz Visits Worthington, Home Of A JBS Plant, Day After POTUS Orders Meat Processing Plants To Stay Open

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is visiting Worthington, home of the JBS meat processing plant, a day after President Donald Trump ordered all meat plants stay open.

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Vice President Mike Pence was joined by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and his team on  [...]

Vice President Mike Pence was joined by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and his team on [...]

Vice President Mike Pence was joined by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and his team on Tuesday to learn about a new coronavirus testing initiative and to thank Mayo C [...]

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Mike Pence in Minnesota: 'America Works When America Is Working'

Mike Pence in Minnesota: 'America Works When America Is Working'

Mike Pence traveled to Minnesota to visit the Mayo Clinic and meet with Democrat Gov. Tim Walz as the state begins the reopening process.

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Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

It's meant to recognize the "high price transportation workers have paid in the construction and maintenance of Minnesota's transportation system."

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Minnesota Legislature considers competing housing assistance bills for coronavirus relief

Minnesota Legislature considers competing housing assistance bills for coronavirus relief

Minnesota lawmakers are moving bills to provide emergency housing assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic and also extend a moratorium on evictions and mortgag [...]

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Coronavirus Updates: The Latest COVID-19 Headlines From April 25, 2020

Coronavirus Updates: The Latest COVID-19 Headlines From April 25, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Gov. Tim Walz has debuted a website where Minnesotans can find a COVID-19 testing site near them.

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As many as 100,000 Minnesotans can return to work on Monday

As many as 100,000 Minnesotans can return to work on Monday

Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday announced the state’s plans to take “some of the economic pressure off” the state by letting thousands of Minnesotans to return to wo [...]

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Minnesota will soon be able to test every symptomatic person for coronavirus

Minnesota will soon be able to test every symptomatic person for coronavirus

Gov. Tim Walz announced the state will conduct up to 20,000 coronavirus tests per day on symptomatic individuals.

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