Walz to Update State Response to COVID-19 During Wednesday Night Address 6 PM on 1250 AM KBRF

Dave Bishop | May 13, 2020 AT 10:59 am

News Talk 1250 KBRF will air Governor Walz's Wednesday Night Address 6 PM tonight

Six bills were signed into law Tuesday afternoon at the state capitol.

Jennifer Lewerenz | May 13, 2020 AT 10:50 am

Six bills were signed into law Tuesday afternoon at the state capitol.

Minnesota FFA Planning ‘Virtual’ State Convention Next Week

Dave Bishop | May 13, 2020 AT 7:58 am

The 91st annual Minnesota F-F-A State Convention is going virtual next week.

Minnesota Traffic Volume Building Up, But Still Nowhere Near Normal

Dave Bishop | May 13, 2020 AT 7:39 am

The number of cars on Minnesota roads is said to be building up again, but still nowhere near what used to be considered normal.

Walz Expected to Extend Peacetime Emergency, Stay-At-Home Order

Dave Bishop | May 13, 2020 AT 7:16 am

Governor Tim Walz is expected to extend his peacetime emergency powers another 30 days to June 12th.

MDH Reports over 528 new COVID-19 Cases on Tuesday

Dave Bishop | May 12, 2020 AT 11:37 am

‚ÄčNumbers released Tuesday by the Minnesota Department of Health indicate 528 new COVID-19 cases bringing Minnesota’s total to 11,799 returned positive cases of the Coronavirus in the state, out of 115,781 tests conducted.

Minnesota Veterans Home - Fergus Falls are being touted this week for the high quality and compassionate care they continue to provide during the COVID-19 pandemic

Dave Bishop | May 12, 2020 AT 8:22 am

Almost 200 staff at the Minnesota Veterans Home - Fergus Falls are being touted this week for the high quality and compassionate care they continue to provide during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Showdown with Republicans ahead after House Democrats ratify state employee pay raise

Dave Bishop | May 12, 2020 AT 7:32 am

‚ÄčThe Democrat-controlled Minnesota House has ratified new state employee contracts that include a July 1st pay raise -- but a showdown is ahead with Republicans who say the state can't afford it.

Walz Allows In-Person Critical Care Training

Dave Bishop | May 12, 2020 AT 7:29 am

Governor Tim Walz today signed an executive order allowing students in critical care sectors to attend classes for in-person training or testing in order to graduate.

Minnesota Nurses Association to Protest Lack of Personal Protective Equipment

Dave Bishop | May 12, 2020 AT 7:26 am

The Minnesota Nurses Association is planning a protest at the State Capitol next week