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Minnesota Woman Charged for Defrauding COVID Business Aid Programs
She is one of two women charged with multiple counts of wire fraud.
Gov. Walz Announces Plan for Remaining Federal COVID Funds
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has announced his plan to spend the remaining funds from the original federal American Rescue Plan funding.
More Than 700,000 MN Frontline Bonus Applications Filed So Far
The filing period opened two weeks ago.
Chris Stapleton Reschedules Shows After Testing Positive for COVID-19
He says he's "very sorry" for fans who have already waited so long for shows.
Closed Rochester Restaurant’s Suit Against City & DMC Dismissed
The Jerk King Restaurant opened in downtown Rochester in the Peace Plaza in the months leading up to the pandemic.
Application Period Starts Wednesday For Minnesota COVID Bonuses
Eligible workers will have until July 22nd to apply.
Minnesota Residents Can Order Additional Free COVID Tests While Supplies Last
Minnesotans can now place a second order for test kits through the state's online ordering program.
Face Masks Now Required At Rochester’s Edison Building
The mandate begins Tuesday.
We Know Now When You Could Get Bonus Frontline Covid Check in MN
We'd heard in early May that the state of Minnesota was making $500 million dollars available as bonus checks to frontline workers during the pandemic. We now know how and when you'll be able to apply for those payments. The Minnesota legislature passed and Governor Walz signed an order in late April authorizing the state to make extra payments to those Minnesotans who worked on the frontline duri