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TIM WALZ

The top priority for Minnesota anti-abortion groups following the overturning of Roe v. Wade is winning elections in November. But even with the state Legislature and governor's office, passing sweeping bans could be a far reach.
Minnesota could become an island for abortion access in the Midwest if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.
Gov. Tim Walz announced an agreement Monday. Watch a stream here.
It was a perfect morning for the 2021 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener in Otter Tail County, after the event was delayed a year due to the pandemic, but public appearances by Gov. Tim Walz were limited, and by the time people gathered for the opening ceremony, he was already headed back to St. Paul.

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Announcement comes days after Gov. Tim Walz hinted at the return of the summertime staple in August.
Even before the jury's decision was made public on Tuesday, state officials called for peace as demonstrations went on in the Twin Cities and possible civil unrest was expected.
One day after legal arguments concluded in the trial against former-Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin for the death of George Floyd, a jury found Chauvin guilty on all three charges.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz will comment on the Derek Chauvin trial verdict Tuesday, April 20. Watch a stream here.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey and St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter provided a public safety update Monday. Watch a stream here.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz addressed the Brooklyn Center shooting on Monday. Watch a livestream here.

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Rep. Jeremy Munson, a Minnesota Republican, proposed new borders between South Dakota and Minnesota, with rural Minnesota glomming onto South Dakota for "Freedom" and "Liberty." But one South Dakotan says this exacerbates a political divide.
With no help from city or state, doctors take up the work of tallying harms of police violence on crowds .
The pandemic response became politicized in a way that it hasn't in other parts of the world, and defiance of lawmakers' mitigation measures morphed into a battle cry against the establishment. And as public health experts remind the public: Mitigation measures are only as strong as their weakest link.

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