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Democrat Tim Walz wins 2nd term as Minnesota’s governor

Published 10:34pm Tuesday, November 8, 2022

MINNEAPOLIS  — Democrat Tim Walz won a second term as Minnesota’s governor, fending off a challenge by Republican Scott Jensen, a family practice physician who ... Read more

Tim Walz Guest Commentary: Safely educating our children

Published 6:30am Wednesday, August 5, 2020

As a classroom teacher for more than 20 years, I know firsthand how resilient, strong, and flexible our students and educators are. There’s nobody better ... Read more

Tim Walz: Nation needs to continue reforming the VA

Published 9:39am Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Veterans Day is the time to honor those who have served and sacrificed for our country. The single most important thing we can do today ... Read more

Tim Walz: Embrace what a Minnesota summer has to offer

Published 9:27am Wednesday, June 24, 2015

June is Great Outdoors Month. With schools out and temperatures up, it’s a great time to dip a paddle into the Blue Earth river, cast ... Read more

LETTER: Thank you, Tim Walz

Published 7:25am Monday, August 24, 2009

Your vote for the clean energy and climate legislation in June helped pass a bill that will affect many people and lifestyles: Read more

Letter: Tim Walz is a great congressman

Published 11:51am Thursday, October 23, 2008

I had the pleasure of meeting and talking with Rep. Tim Walz a few weeks ago. Read more

Minnesota officers killed in duty, including those killed in Burnsville, are honored during National Police Week

Published 7:12am Friday, May 17, 2024

By Cari Spencer Thomas Larson was in his late twenties, in the beginning days of raising young children and starting a dental career, when he ... Read more

Time pressure builds on Minnesota lawmakers as pace of bill consideration picks up

Published 7:07am Thursday, May 16, 2024

By Dana Ferguson Minnesota lawmakers picked up the pace Wednesday, moving through several sprawling bills and other measures with three voting days left before their ... Read more

Austin foundation among those organizations receiving child care grants from the state

Published 4:23pm Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Funding expected to create over 2,200 child care slots across the state   An Austin organization was one one of 21 organizations to receive funding ... Read more

Institute waiting to hear outcome of bonding request

Published 10:00am Wednesday, May 15, 2024

As this year’s legislative session nears its end, The Hormel Institute, University of Minnesota, waits to hear whether a requested $20M in funding from this ... Read more

College leaders beg Minnesotans to submit FAFSA to get financial aid for school

Published 7:17am Wednesday, May 15, 2024

By Feven Gerezgiher State officials are teaming up with college access advocates and school leaders to address low FAFSA completion rates following months of technical ... Read more

Prepare for another summer of air quality alerts, but less than 2023

Published 5:01pm Friday, May 10, 2024

By Cari Spencer Minnesotans can expect more air quality alerts than usual this summer, but probably won’t have to hide out the wildfire haze as ... Read more

Bills for firearm safe storage, boosting straw buyer penalties pass in Minnesota House

Published 5:33pm Friday, May 3, 2024

By Dana Ferguson The Minnesota House voted Thursday to approve a bill that would set new restrictions on firearms and the way they’re stored. The ... Read more

Minnesota sports betting bill runs afoul of partisan rancor over state senator’s burglary arrest

Published 5:31pm Friday, May 3, 2024

ST. PAUL — A bill to legalize sports betting in Minnesota is in serious trouble, running afoul of the partisan rancor over the arrest of ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Building the best roads in America

Published 5:27pm Friday, May 3, 2024

Minnesota’s roads are in good shape. In fact, last month they were rated the safest and smoothest in the nation by Consumer Affairs. But they ... Read more