Category: Minnesota

Governor Walz Activates Minnesota National Guard

Governor Tim Walz today activated the Minnesota National Guard to assist local law enforcement in public safety efforts in the…

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On Southern Minnesota Farm Tour, Governor Walz Announces Relief for Farmers, Producers Impacted by COVID-19

Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan today announced a $7.7 million plan to support agricultural producers, meat processors,…

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Governor Walz Orders Flags Flown at Half-Staff in Honor of Lives Lost to COVID-19

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz has directed all flags at state and federal buildings in Minnesota to be…

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Walz, Flanagan Appoint Erin Sindberg Porter as Chair of Commission on Judicial Selection

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Today, Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan announced that Erin Sindberg Porter will serve…

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Governor Walz Appointed Chair of Midwestern Governors Association

[ST. PAUL, MN] – After his appointment as the new chair of the Midwestern Governors Association (MGA), Governor Tim Walz…

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Walz, Flanagan Applaud Bipartisan Passage of Bonding Bill

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Today, Governor Tim Walz and Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan released the following statements applauding the bipartisan…

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Governor Walz Signs Bill into Law

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz today signed Chapter 1, SF 5 into law. This bill permits the Polk…

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Governor Walz Announces Expansion of Saliva Testing Program

State announces opening of saliva testing sites in Moorhead, Brooklyn Park; free saliva testing to anyone who needs it [St….

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Governor Walz Authorizes State Disaster Assistance for Five Counties Across Minnesota

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz today authorized emergency assistance for five Minnesota counties that sustained damage from heavy…

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Governor Walz Goes Pheasant Hunting on Opening Weekend

[ST. PAUL, MN] – On Sunday, Governor Tim Walz took part in the opening weekend of Minnesota’s 2020 pheasant hunting…

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Governor Tim Walz Signs Executive Order Extending COVID-19 Peacetime Emergency

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Following the advice of public health experts, senior advocates, labor leaders, doctors, hospitals, and long-term care…

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Walz, Flanagan Announce Appointments Governor’s Blue Ribbon Council on Information Technology

[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan today announced appointments to the Governor’s Blue Ribbon…

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