September 10, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – At a groundbreaking ceremony today, Governor Mark Dayton, Mayor Brad Tabke, other state and local officials, and executives of Shutterfly, Inc. got a picture of what a new 217,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility will look like in Shakopee. The company, based in San Francisco, is expanding its operations to include a manufacturing facility in Minnesota, creating hundreds of new full- and part-time jobs in the state.
September 09, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN –The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today that a judgeship vacancy is occurring in Minnesota’s Second Judicial District Court. The Honorable Kathleen R. Gearin has retired, leaving a vacancy to be chambered at St. Paul in Ramsey County in the Second Judicial District.
September 09, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – Today, in a special session, members of the Minnesota Legislature worked together to deliver disaster relief for twenty Minnesota counties that recently sustained widespread damage caused by severe weather. Governor Mark Dayton signed the disaster aid bill into law this afternoon, providing over $4.7 million in state assistance to communities impacted by strong storms, flooding, and a spring ice storm that caused millions of dollars in damage in southwestern Minnesota.
September 09, 2013 - Governor Mark Dayton announced the appointment of Elise Ristau as a State University Student Member on the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System Board of Trustees. Ms. Ristau will be replacing Brett Anderson. Her term will be effective on September 11, 2013 and run through June 30, 2015.
September 06, 2013 - Following today’s release of new rates for health insurance policies that will be available through MNsure, Minnesota’s new health insurance marketplace, Governor Mark Dayton released the following statement:
September 05, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN –The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending three candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota’s First Judicial District. This vacancy was created upon the retirement of the Honorable Michael V. Sovis. This district court judgeship will be chambered at Hastings in Dakota County in the First Judicial District.
September 05, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN –The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending three candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota’s Third Judicial District. This vacancy was created upon the retirement of the Honorable Joseph F. Wieners. This district court judgeship will be chambered at Rochester in Olmsted County in the Third Judicial District.
August 28, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – On Tuesday, Sept. 3, the Minnesota Board on Aging and the Senior LinkAge Line® One Stop Shop for Minnesota Seniors will roll out START MN. The new initiative assists older Minnesotans struggling to find work by providing helpful information and access to local employment resources.