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Minnesota can move ahead with Clean Cars program, judge says

She recommended the proposed rules be adopted.

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Walz: 2021 State Fair should be 'pretty close to a normal event'

COVID cases have been falling while vaccinations have been rising.

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State vaccination site at Mall of America to prioritize 16- and 17-year-olds this week

Pop-up clinics near the State Fairgrounds site are also part of an effort to get teens vaccinated.

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Walz: Further easing of COVID restrictions will be announced soon

This could include increasing the capacity at sporting events.

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Walz declares emergency in Twin Cities, bringing in police from Ohio and Nebraska

The governor has asked the Legislature for emergency funding for the additional police.

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Walz: 'We won't allow what happened in May to happen again'

Walz was referring to the destruction rioters caused after George Floyd's death.

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Gov. Tim Walz criticized for comments on 'thoughtful' use of tear gas

The governor is under fire for comments he made Tuesday as protests continue over the police killing of Daunte Wright.

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Watch: Beloved MN sign language interpreter profiled on Today Show

Nic Zapka's work made her an internet celebrity last year.

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Minnesota's 9th community vaccine site opening in Lino Lakes

All Minnesotans age 16 and older can try to get an appointment.

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More than 1 million Minnesotans have completed their vaccine series

The milestone was announced on the day that vaccine availability was widened.

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On first day of 'vaccines for all,' Walz, Pawlenty to get J&J shot

The Democrat and Republican will receive their vaccine dose Tuesday afternoon.

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State of the State: Walz says 'getting back to normal isn't good enough'

Walz likened Minnesota to the late-'90s football team he coached.

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Watch live: Gov. Tim Walz delivers State of the State address

Walz will speak to Minnesotans at 6 p.m. Sunday.

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Gov. Tim Walz rescinds five COVID-related executive orders

They relate to unemployment insurance, distance learning, and restrictions on veterans homes.

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Walz sets target to get 80% of Minnesotan adults vaccinated

He has challenged Minnesotans to get their shots.

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Watch live: Gov. Tim Walz announces COVID-19 vaccine changes

Vaccines will be made available to all adults from Tuesday.

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Vaccines for all: Walz says at-risk Minnesotans should still be prioritized

All Minnesota adults will be able to get COVID vaccines starting Tuesday.

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Walz: Vaccines available to all Minnesota adults from March 30

Minnesota's vaccine supply is set to increase rapidly.

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Minnesota's weekly vaccine allotment is about to accelerate dramatically

Minnesota could soon go from around 150,000 doses per week to 350,000.

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As Minnesota reopens, Walz says mask-wearing and distancing still vital

The practice of wearing face masks will be the 'last thing to go,' Walz said.

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Gov. Walz to announce 'biggest' loosening of COVID restrictions Friday

COVID is declining and vaccinations rising in Minnesota.

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Minnesota AG settles with gym that defied COVID-19 orders

The Plainview Wellness Center stayed open despite Gov. Tim Walz ordering a shutdown during the November COVID peak.

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Mary Ricker to resign as Minnesota's education commissioner

She is being replaced by deputy commissioner Heather Mueller.