August 14, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – A 2011 study showed that one out of every ten Minnesotans – over 580,000 people – do not always know where they will find their next meal. That means that roughly 100 million meals are missing from the plates of Minnesotans every year.
August 08, 2013 - MAHNOMEN, MN – Joined by tribal leaders today in Mahnomen, Governor Mark Dayton signed Executive Order 13-10 directing state government agencies to implement new tribal consultation policies aimed at improving relationships and collaboration with Minnesota’s eleven Tribal Nations.
August 08, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – Today, Governor Mark Dayton will speak to Minnesota farmers at the state’s annual Farmfest celebration in Morgan, Minnesota. The Governor’s remarks come on the heels of new investments made in Minnesota’s agricultural economy this session that support agricultural research and development, provide assistance for entrepreneur farmers, and give farmers more options to help improve water quality in the state’s lakes, rivers, and groundwater.
August 05, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – On Friday, August 10, the board overseeing the newly-established Destination Medical Center Corporation, will meet for the first time at the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, Minnesota. The Destination Medical Center Corporation Board is comprised of eight members, including: Rochester Mayor Ardell Brede, Jim Bier, James Campbell, Tina Flint Smith, Bill George, Ed Hruska, Susan Rani, and Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak. The Board’s first meeting will be convened by Governor Mark Dayton.
August 02, 2013 - The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending four candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the two current vacancies in Minnesota’s Eighth Judicial District.
August 01, 2013 - The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today that a judgeship vacancy is occurring in Minnesota’s Third Judicial District Court. The Honorable Joseph F. Wieners has retired, leaving a vacancy to be chambered at Rochester in Olmsted County in the Third Judicial District.
August 01, 2013 - The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today that a judgeship vacancy is occurring in Minnesota’s First Judicial District Court. The Honorable Michael V. Sovis has retired, leaving a vacancy to be chambered at Hastings in Dakota County in the First Judicial District.