Sen. Chuck Wiger Receives ‘Friend of Public Education Award’

ST. PAUL, MINN. – The Association of Metropolitan School Districts (AMSD) has selected Sen. Chuck Wiger (D-Maplewood) to receive its ‘Friend of Public Education Award.’ The organization credits his leadership in the Senate and his work in securing supplemental funding for E-12 education as reasons for the honor. Sen. Wiger will receive his award at […] Read more

2014 Transportation Bonding Projects

These projects are investments in our roads and bridges, will expand and encourage economic development and are a smart balance between the needs of each part of the state.

Property Tax Refunds Increased This Year; Reminder to File

ST. PAUL, MINN. – The deadline to file your property tax returns is just a few weeks away on Friday, August 15. This past session the legislature made a number of changes to increase eligibility and refund allowances for both the Homestead Credit Refund and Renters’ Refund programs. Even if homeowners or renters haven’t qualified […] Read more

National Night Out

“This world of ours… must avoid becoming a community of dreadful fear and hate, and be, instead, a proud confederation of mutual trust and respect.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower The importance of a strong and safe community and neighborhood cannot be overstated. National Night Out is celebrating its 31st year of “America’s Night Out Against […] Read more

Property Tax Refunds Increased This Year; Reminder to File

ST. PAUL, MINN. – The deadline to file your property taxes is just around the corner. Sen. LeRoy Stumpf (DFL-Plummer) reminds constituents to file their property tax returns by Friday, August 15. This past session the legislature made a number of changes to increase eligibility and refund allowances for both the Homestead Credit Refund and […] Read more