Governor Tim Walz

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Gov. Tim Walz, MDH react to record-setting COVID-19 deaths

Minnesota can expect further bad news over the coming weeks.

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Small town gym refusing to close facing lawsuit from attorney general

The gym is facing a lawsuit and a temporary restraining order to halt their operations.

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Gov. Walz announces $1M in grants to boost Minnesota tourism

The money will be used for marketing efforts to attract people to Minnesota's hard-hit tourist spots.

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Monello, P.S. Steak will switch to sandwiches, noodles during shutdown

The Minneapolis eateries are pivoting during the closure of dine-in service.

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Walz says relief package is coming for Minnesota small businesses

Walz is prepared to call a special session and pass the package immediately.

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Watch live: Gov. Tim Walz COVID-19 press conference Monday

Walz will be introducing a new app that helps Minnesotans track COVID-19 exposures.

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Governor Tim Walz will again speak to Minnesotans on Monday

The press conference is scheduled to begin at 12:30 p.m.

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Life Time requests access to all MN data about gyms and COVID-19

Life Time wants access to all documents, letters, emails, text messages, notes, reports and meeting minutes.

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MN teacher's union: Follow new COVID-19 guidelines to keep schools open

"It’s time for every Minnesotan to mask up, keep their distance and avoid crowds.”

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MN hospitals diverting patients to combat capacity, staffing shortages

The situation is very dire, according to Minnesota healthcare leaders.

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Jan Malcolm: COVID linked to youth sports is higher than raw numbers

Jan Malcolm and Gov. Tim Walz explained the reasoning behind the decision to shut down youth sports.

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Governor Walz to hold another press conference Thursday

Walz will be joined by medical experts to again stress the importance of slowing down COVID-19.

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COVID-19: How will Minnesota's ban on social gatherings be enforced?

Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday announced social gatherings of all kinds with people outside your household are prohibited for the next four weeks.

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What Minnesota leaders will be looking for in order to lift shutdown

State leaders don't expect to see results from the orders until the third or final week of the shutdown.

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Life Time encourages members to lobby Walz over COVID-19 measures

The CEO says it could end up temporarily laying off 4,000 workers.

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Gov. Walz explains reasoning behind new COVID-19 restrictions

The new restrictions go into effect 11:59 p.m. Friday.

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Midwest governors urge people to mask up, take precautions ahead of the holidays

The message comes ahead of the holidays when health officials are asking people to only celebrate with their household.

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MPCA advisory group members resign, calling Line 3 approval the 'final straw'

"We cannot continue to legitimize and provide cover for the MPCA's war on black and brown people," their resignation letter states.

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MN health leaders want prep sports halted amid COVID-19 surge

Gov. Walz said new guidance will be released "within the next day or so."