Sen. Klobuchar's new big test: Shepherding election reform

The Minnesota Democrat faces the mammoth task of leading the push for the sweeping legislation in the Senate.

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Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz spoke to the media after announcing a timetable for ending COVID restrictions including the statewide mask mandate and operati
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Gov. Tim Walz announced a three-phase plan Thursday to eliminate business and social restrictions in Minnesota because of improving pandemic numbers.

State COVID restrictions to end May 28, mask mandate July 1

Mask-wearing mandate to end sooner than planned if Minnesota reaches a 70% vaccination target.
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While bald eagles are no longer an endangered species, they are still protected by multiple federal laws, and other state and municipal statutes.

Reward for information on 2 bald eagles shot to death along northern Minnesota river

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A sensible COVID plan for a return to normal

A summer of normalcy beckons, thanks to Minnesotans who stepped up for shots.