Weather Forecast


Tim Walz

February 14, 2019
Legislators respond to governor's Line 3 appeal
February 14, 2019 - 4:30am
February 12, 2019
Walz administration to petition for reconsideration, let Line 3 pipeline appeal advance
February 12, 2019 - 8:38am
February 11, 2019
Area legislators urge Walz to support Line 3, drop legal challenges
February 11, 2019 - 5:00am
February 7, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz speaks with reporters at the Capitol on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, after a conference call with opioid manufacturers and distributors. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz asks lawmakers for $15.7 million to fix MNLARS, sets up council on IT
February 7, 2019 - 1:42pm
January 17, 2019
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz addressed reporters at the Capitol Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. He took the oath of office to become the state's 41st governor earlier that day. File photo: DANA FERGUSON / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Walz announces plan to minimize government shutdown for Minnesotans
January 17, 2019 - 7:00am
December 21, 2018
Walz appoints heads for education, higher education and corrections
December 21, 2018 - 9:30am
December 11, 2018
Will Schroeer, center, speaks in support of a set of proposals aimed at boosting funding for public transit across Minnesota. A coalition called Keep Minnesota Moving announced its goals Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Transit coalition push includes $120 million ask for Greater Minnesota
December 11, 2018 - 6:03pm
December 9, 2018
Minnesota Gov.-elect Tim Walz, left, and Lt. Gov.-elect Peggy Flanagan, right, speak with reporters Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Capitol. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service file photo
Governor-elect seeks applications for PUB, metropolitan boards
December 9, 2018 - 9:00am
December 6, 2018
Minnesota governor-elect Tim Walz said a $1.5 billion state budget surplus could help improve education and health care funding. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota economy chugs on, but slowdown on the horizon
December 6, 2018 - 6:30pm
December 1, 2018
Governor-Elect Tim Walz has come out in support of legal recreational cannabis in the state of Minnesota. With medical marijuana legal in 33 states and recreational pot legal in 10, it may seem only a matter of time, but the issue could lead to a power struggle in Minnesota's split Legislature. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Will Minnesota become the next state to legalize weed?
December 1, 2018 - 9:00am
November 25, 2018
Newly re-elected to a second term as Minnesota Senate majority leader, Paul Gazelka, R-Nisswa, will have to navigate a host of negotiations to govern a state with the only split Legislature in the nation. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Gazelka eyes forging partnerships, negotiations in split state Legislature
November 25, 2018 - 5:00am
November 7, 2018
 Governor-elect Tim Walz reaches out to an enthusiastic supporter before giving his victory speech at the DFL election night party in St. Paul, Tuesday, Nov. 6.  (Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press)
Walz wins governor race with 'One Minnesota'
November 7, 2018 - 12:05am
November 2, 2018
Letter to the Editor: Open for business?
November 2, 2018 - 2:30am
October 26, 2018
Democrat Tim Walz (left) and Republican Jeff Johnson are vying for the Minnesota governor's seat -- a race where Walz is leading, but Johnson is narrowing the gap with two weeks to go until Election Day, Nov. 6. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Johnson narrows gap with Walz in governor’s race with Nov. 6 looming
October 26, 2018 - 6:44pm
August 25, 2018
Minnesota gubernatorial candidates Tim Walz (left), DFL, and Jeff Johnson, Republican, participate in the first governor's debate of the election season Friday, Aug. 17, at Grand View Lodge's Gull Lake Center in Nisswa. Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
Election 2018: Governor candidates attend first debate in Nisswa
August 25, 2018 - 6:00am