Coronavirus In MN: Walz Signs Bill To Protect First Responders, Workers On COVID-19 Front Lines
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Tuesday evening signed a bill that expands workers' compensation eligibility for emergency first responders and front-line workers...
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Coronavirus In Minnesota: 5 More COVID-19 Deaths Reported, Number Of Lab-Confirmed Cases Hits 1,154
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota health officials announced Wednesday that there were five more COVID-19 deaths in the state, bringing the death toll to 39. Meanwhile, the Minnesota...
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Gov. Walz Activates MN Nat'l Guard To Combat Flooding
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz says COVID-19 is not the only emergency the state's first responders are preparing for, especially with spring flooding season already...
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Guard members activated to help with spring flooding in Minnesota
Gov. Tim Walz has activated the Minnesota National Guard to help communities deal with spring flooding.
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Walz to announce extension of Minnesota's stay-at-home order
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is preparing to announce an extension to his stay-at-home order, which is aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19.
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This portrait photographer uses FaceTime to take photos without being there
What you need to know Photographer Tim Dunk wanted to continue being creative. So he devised a way to take portrait photos without risking coronavirus infection. The process...
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The Army Corps of Engineers adds virus prep to its long list of specialties
By Brian K Sullivan Spring rains were already swelling the Mississippi River, threatening floods along a 700-mile stretch between St. Louis and Baton Rouge, La., when the U.S...
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April 8 in NASCAR: Waltrip edges Petty in epic last-lap battle at Darlington
Darrell Waltrip beat eventual champion Richard Petty at Darlington Raceway in 1979 after they each led twice on the final lap.
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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Give Update On Stay-At-Home Order
MINNEAPOLIS - Gov. Tim Walz says he will give an update Wednesday afternoon on the state's stay-at-home order. The governor is widely expected to extend the order through the...
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Coronavirus Updates: The Latest COVID-19 Headlines From April 8, 2020
MINNEAPOLIS - A milestone was reached Tuesday in Minnesota, when the state breached 1,000 cases of COVID-19. Additionally, President Donald Trump issued a disaster declaration...
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Bernie Sanders suspends his presidential campaign
Bernie Sanders is suspending his 2020 presidential campaign, ceding the Democratic nomination to Joe Biden after a string of losses last month crippled his campaign. He...
Bernie Sanders drops out of 2020 presidential race
Sen. Bernie Sanders dropped out of the Democratic primary race on Wednesday, paving the way for Joe Biden to be officially declared the party's nominee.
Teen student pilot flies medical supplies to hospitals amid pandemic
A 16-year-old student pilot has turned his love of flying into an opportunity to help deliver vital medical supplies to rural hospitals amid the coronavirus pandemic, according...
22-year-old man who recently became a father dies after battle with coronavirus
One of the latest victims of the coronavirus was a 22-year-old Oklahoma man who had made multiple trips to area medical facilities before he was tested.
JetBlue consolidating service at Boston, other airports to reduce 'excess...
JetBlue announced Wednesday that it will temporarily consolidate operations in Boston and four other major metropolitan areas for eight weeks.
Tyler Perry leaves $21K in tips for Altanta servers who are out of work
There were 42 workers who each got a $500 tip from him at an Atlanta restaurant.
Group of engineers turn old breast pumps into ventilators amid shortage
Right now, they're using donated pumps. The process is quick and cheap at $250 per unit.
Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard launched a virtual camp for kids. Now they are...
From story time to crafting lessons to singalongs, Camp Hello Bello - which is free - offers a variety of activities during the week.
Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Biden as likely nominee
WASHINGTON - Sen. Bernie Sanders, who saw his once strong lead in the Democratic primary evaporate as the party's establishment lined swiftly up behind rival Joe Biden, ended...
John Prine, Grammy-winning singer-songwriter, dead at 73 from coronavirus...
Grammy-winning folk and country singer-songwriter John Prine died Tuesday from complications related to coronavirus, his family confirmed to Rolling Stone. He was 73. He had...