Gov Tim Walz
State announces $2.5M in grants for child care providers
Child care providers in roughly a dozen communities will receive funds to help grow the supply of affordable, quality child care.
Jan Malcolm, John Harrington to leave roles in Walz cabinet
Education Commissioner Heather Mueller also won't be seeking reappointment.
Greater MN communities awarded over $20 million in economic development grants
Much of the grant dollars will go towards rehabilitating owner-occupied housing.
Jesse Ventura claims Walz told him to get ready for marijuana legalization
Ventura said the governor also invited him to a future signing of the bill.
Tim Walz re-elected as Governor of Minnesota, defeating Scott Jensen
The Associated Press called the race at 10:24 p.m.
Frontline worker payments: Over a million Minnesotans to get $487.45
Gov. Tim Walz says the payments will start going out on Wednesday.
Gov. Walz reacts to Tuesday death of Mankato West student
The governor is a former geography teacher at the high school.
Walz hopes for investigation into judge in Feeding Our Future case
The governor said he was "speechless" by the judge's initial decision.
Minnesota joins coalition to accelerate development of renewable hydrogen
The new coalition will pursue federal investments in renewable hydrogen technology and infrastructure.
U of M partners with State Patrol to increase police around campus
The University of Minnesota also recently reinstated its partnership with the Minneapolis Police Department for events.
Walz: Weekend shootings at and near State Fair likely gang-related
The governor called the ongoing violent incidents "unacceptable."
Gunshot at State Fair happened with 'dozens' of police within 15-20 feet
Gov. Tim Walz has called for 'harsh consequences' for the shooter, whenever they are caught.
Scott Jensen listed among speakers at event featuring anti-vaxxers
Jensen spoke at the event last year.
10,000 free gun locks will be given out at Minnesota State Fair
The effort was announced by the governor's office on Tuesday.
Minnesota to offer free school meals to 90,000 extra students
Gov. Tim Walz, who is facing re-election in November, announced the measure on Monday.
Walz prepared to 'immediately extradite' Mall of America shooting suspects
The men were arrested in Chicago.
Walz: Increased state law enforcement presence to stay in Twin Cities
A multi-agency effort to curb crime will go on until further notice.
Matt Birk slammed on 'The View' for comments on women having careers
"Well Matt, look around," said Whoopi Goldberg.
Walz loosens restrictions for workers transporting gas to combat supply concerns
The executive order will eliminate regulations that require drivers transporting gasoline, diesel, and other fuels to work within certain hours.
No arrests made in Fourth of July chaos; Walz pledges further state help
A spokesperson with the Minneapolis Police Department said they received over 1,300 911 calls on Monday during a seven-hour period.
Walz: Nearly 1M Minnesotans have applied for frontline worker pay
The governor noted that the checks could be smaller depending on the number of people who apply.
Walz wants to use surplus money to send direct payments to Minnesotans
It's a renewed effort from a previous proposal from Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan's supplemental budget in January.
Walz, DFL, GOP reach agreement on state surplus spending
The framework deal includes spending on education, health care, human services and public safety, as well as tax cuts.