Senator Melissa Wiklund given Transportation Advocate Award

In appreciation for her dedication towards the improvement of the I-494 corridor and the building of the 77th Street Underpass, Sen. Melissa Wiklund (DFL-Bloomington) was presented with the I-494 Corridor Commission Transportation Advocate Award today. The award, given by the I-494 Corridor Commission which includes members from Bloomington, Richfield, Edina, Eden Prairie and Minnetonka, recognized […] Read more

Sen. Hayden on President Obama visit to Minneapolis

President Obama will be in Minneapolis this Thursday and Friday for a pair of events focused on economic policy. Minnesota was chosen as the destination for the economic town hall and policy speech because of the state’s minimum wage hike passed this legislative session.

State Senate Resolution Honors Plummer Volunteer Fire Department

ST. PAUL, MINN. – The Plummer Volunteer Fire Department dealt with a deadly and disastrous collision with precision and quick thinking. The firefighter’s actions are being honored by a Senate Resolution authored by Sen. LeRoy Stumpf (DFL-Plummer). The resolution honors the Plummer Volunteer Fire Department for their prompt and professional response to a chemical spill […] Read more