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Walz authorizes aid for counties affected by summer floods

The aid will support five counties and cover 75% of damage costs.

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Stearns County taking an education-first approach to restaurants, bars that reopen early

Businesses that continue to violate the order could face stiff penalties.

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Walz outlines plans to use federal funding for education, childcare

Gov. Tim Walz announced Friday how he plans to use funds from the CARES Act.

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Walz: Businesses reopening against state orders 'puts Minnesota at risk'

A St. Paul barbershop was forced to close after attempting to reopen.

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Walz launches 'homemade mask drive' to help congregate living facilities

He's calling on "crafters, sewers, and creatives" for help.

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Coronavirus: What is Scenario 3 and why isn't MN ready for it yet?

Gov. Tim Walz said reaching Scenario 3 is the aim, but the state isn't ready yet.

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More testing will get some Minnesotans back to work, with conditions

Gov. Walz described a rough draft for a strategic plan involving increased testing.

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Fauci on same page as MN governor about re-opening economy

A full re-opening of the economy by May 4 is a "moonshot" goal, Gov. Walz said Monday.

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Coronavirus: Gov. Tim Walz announces latest 2 executive orders

One of them is required due to the sudden demand for septic tank servicing.

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Here are the 'essential worker' changes to the Stay at Home order

Gov. Walz has extended the Stay at Home order to May 4.

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'What we're doing is working': Coronavirus rate a promising sign for MN

Gov. Tim Walz and Jan Malcolm says social distancing efforts are having an effect.

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Coronavirus: Gov. Walz to ask president for Major Disaster Declaration

It's so the state can offer expanded crisis counseling services.

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MN officials frustrated by lack of COVID-19 supplies from federal government

Minnesota is still dealing with a shortage of testing kits and PPE.