January 29, 2014 - Today, Governor Mark Dayton announced the appointment of Mr. Daniel A. Benson and Mr. Michael D. Fritz as District Court Judges in Minnesota’s Seventh Judicial District. Mr. Benson will be replacing the Honorable Peter M. Irvine and Mr. Fritz will be replacing the Honorable Lisa N. Borgen. Mr. Benson will be chambered at Long Prairie in Todd County while Mr. Fritz will be chambered at Moorhead in Clay County.
January 28, 2014 - On Friday, Governor Dayton will convene an emergency meeting of the Executive Council to consider extending Emergency Executive Order 14-02. The Governor’s order was issued to alleviate the severe shortage of propane and other home heating fuel supplies statewide.
January 28, 2014 - ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton announced that he will undergo hip surgery next week on Thursday, February 6th at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. The surgery is expected to take approximately one hour.
January 27, 2014 - ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton today issued Emergency Executive Order 14-03, providing assistance for search and rescue, and sheltering of stranded motorists. The executive order, in full, can be found on the Governor’s website.
January 27, 2014 - ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton today issued Emergency Executive Order 14-02, declaring a Peacetime State of Emergency in Minnesota in response to a severe shortage of propane and other home heating fuel supplies statewide.
January 27, 2014 - ST. PAUL, MN – Today Governor Mark Dayton announced the following appointments to the Minnesota Environmental Quality Board, the NextGen Energy Board, the State Rehabilitation Council for the Blind, the Statewide Independent Living Council, and the Trust Fund Citizen Selection Committee.
January 27, 2014 - Governor Mark Dayton announced today that an organized campaign is underway to pursue Super Bowl LII, happening February 4, 2018. Governor Dayton announced the following three Minneapolis-St. Paul business leaders to co-chair the effort:
January 25, 2014 - In recent months, dramatically reduced propane supply has harmed Minnesotans who rely on this fuel to heat their homes and livestock producers who need it to keep their livestock and poultry barns warm
In a letter to President Obama, the lawmakers and Governor urge the Administration to knock down regulatory barriers, take additional steps to alleviate the shortage and provide relief to families and agriculture producers
January 23, 2014 - ST. PAUL, MN – This Friday, January 24, Governor Mark Dayton will travel to Duluth to host a public forum with college students from four Duluth-area campuses. Starting at 2:00pm, Governor Dayton will be joined by several hundred students from the University of Minnesota Duluth, Lake Superior College, the College of St. Scholastica, and Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College for an interactive conversation focused on Minnesota’s future.