The Minnesota Board of Animal Health has released its temporary poultry exhibition ban, beginning today. The ban previously included all poultry events where live poultry and susceptible birds were brought together and then dispersed.
The judge overseeing the federal civil rights cases of four former Minneapolis police officers in the killing of George Floyd has accepted the terms of Derek Chauvin’s plea agreement and will sentence him to 20 to 25 years in prison.
Saying that the key to growing Minnesota’s economy is to “invest in the people who made it strong in the first place,” Governor Tim Walz detailed a list of proposals that includes $700 million in direct payments to state residents.
Animal testing at Mayo Clinic is raising some eyebrows, and has been for a few years. Tuesday, a United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) inspection report on Mayo Clinic was released showing a puppy died after being used for experimentation.
Restaurants, bars and venues already hit hard by the COVID pandemic will be impacted again, as city leaders in Minneapolis and St. Paul have imposed temporary restrictions designed to protect both employees and customers from the virus.