February 06, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – Tomorrow, Lieutenant Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon will travel to Santa Fe, New Mexico to represent the State of Minnesota at an international economic development forum.
February 04, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN –The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today that a judgeship vacancy is occurring in Minnesota’s Ninth Judicial District Court. The Honorable John P. Smith has been appointed to the Minnesota Court of Appeals, leaving a vacancy to be chambered at Walker in Cass County in the Ninth Judicial District.
February 01, 2013 - St. Paul— Today is the 80th birthday of Wendell R. Anderson, Governor of the State of Minnesota from 1971 to 1976. Governor Anderson served his state and nation with distinction in civic, community, and political office for over 50 years, including service as a United States Army Infantry Officer from 1956 to 1957.
February 01, 2013 - St. Paul— In observance of the 70th anniversary of the tragic sinking of the United States Army transport Dorchester off the coast of Greenland, Governor Mark Dayton will order all U.S. Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state buildings in the State of Minnesota, from sunrise until sunset on Friday, February 3, 2013.
February 01, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton announced today a new reform initiative that will provide better health care for 100,000 Minnesotans and lower costs for taxpayers. In an effort to further improve the state’s Medicaid program, the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) is partnering with six health care providers to test a new payment model that prioritizes quality, preventive care and rewards providers for achieving mutually-agreed upon health goals.