Peacetime Emergency

Governor Tim Walz

Gov. Walz offers pathway to 'wind-down' his emergency powers

"I recognize our shared interest in finding a pathway ... to ensure an orderly end of the peacetime emergency when it is no longer needed," Walz writes.

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Indoor visitor ban at long-term care facilities lifted in MN

Meanwhile, Gov. Tim Walz has extended the peacetime emergency.

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Gov. Walz convenes Special Session, will extend peacetime emergency

The emergency orders have been opposed by Republicans.

Governor Tim Walz

Gov. Walz convenes special session to extend emergency powers

The Minnesota Legislature will convene for its fourth special session on Sept. 11.

Governor Tim Walz

Gov. Tim Walz extends COVID-19 peacetime emergency

It comes as the Minnesota Legislature starts its 3rd Special Session.

Governor Tim Walz

Gov. Tim Walz extends Minnesota's COVID-19 peacetime emergency

The order is likely to be challenged in the GOP-controlled Senate.

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Walz's emergency powers extended following state House vote

He'll now retain his powers through July 13.

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Gov. Walz to announce Stay at Home decision at evening press conference

There will also be an update on the state's models in the morning.