MINNESOTA – Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has released his 20th executive order of the year, and this one asks people to stay home unless they are a critical worker.
Beginning on Friday, March 27, 2020 at 11:59 pm through Friday, April 10, 2020 at 5:00 pm, all persons currently living within the State of Minnesota are ordered to stay at home or in their place of residence except to engage in non-essential activities. The order also states March 30 through May 4 will be a Distance Learning period for students, and the bars and restaurants will now be closed until May 1.
Trapped in the house due to COVID-19? What a perfect opportunity to fill out the US Census!
The key message right now for anyone with questions about how COVID-19 will affect the 2020 Census: It has never been easier to respond on your own, whether online, over the phone or by mail—all without having to meet a census taker.
MINNESOTA - MNsure is offering a special enrollment period (SEP) for qualified individuals who are currently without insurance in response to the potential growth of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases. This SEP will allow uninsured individuals 30 days to enroll in health insurance coverage through MNsure.
WORTHINGTON – With many county government centers closed to the public, people are wondering how to go about renewing vehicle registration tabs and driver licenses. Nobles County Auditor/Treasurer Joyce Jacobs has supplied some information.
She said residents who need to renew tabs for their cars, pick-ups (under 1 ton) and SUV’s can do so through the mail by following simple steps.
MINNESOTA – Governor Tim Walz is not ready to tell residents to shelter at home, even as he is working from home as a precaution after a member of his security detail was diagnosed with COVID-19.