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ListenIt was hailed as the ‘Minnesota moonshot’ — but why hasn’t antibody testing taken off?

By Catharine Richert A month ago, Gov. Tim Walz announced a $36 million strategy for coronavirus testing in Minnesota. He described the plan, which harnesses ... Read more

Minnesota’s Catholic bishops say they’ll defy Walz’ limits on church attendance

By MPR News Staff Minnesota’s Roman Catholic bishops said Wednesday that they will allow Masses to resume next week despite Gov. Tim Walz’s continued prohibition ... Read more

Latest on COVID-19 in MN: Walz plan slow-walks bar, restaurant restarts

By Brian Bakst In moves certain to get pushback, Gov. Tim Walz Wednesday unveiled plans to let bars and restaurants serve sit-down customers beginning June ... Read more

Our opinion: Stiehm has provided Austin with quality leadership

On Monday night, during the Austin City Council meeting, Mayor Tom Stiehm announced he would not be seeking another term. Stiehm was first elected in ... Read more