August 20, 2012 - Saint Paul, MN – The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today that a judgeship vacancy is occurring in Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District Court. The Honorable Bruce F. Gross is retiring, leaving a vacancy to be co-chambered at Cottonwood and Murray Counties in the Fifth Judicial District.
August 16, 2012 - (Saint Paul) – In commemoration of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, Governor Mark Dayton released the following statement calling for tomorrow to be a Day of Remembrance and Reconciliation in Minnesota.
August 15, 2012 - Saint Paul, MN – The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today that two judgeship vacancies are occurring in Minnesota’s Fourth Judicial District Court. The Honorable David M. Duffy and the Honorable Lucy A. Wieland have retired, leaving two vacancies to be chambered at Minneapolis in Hennepin County in the Fourth Judicial District.
August 10, 2012 - Saint Paul – Today, Governor Mark Dayton received notification from FEMA that the agency has denied the governor’s appeal for aid for individuals and businesses as they recover from flooding in Northeastern Minnesota.
August 09, 2012 - St. Paul— As a sign of respect for the victims of the tragic shooting in Oak Creek, Wisconsin on Sunday, August 5, 2012, Governor Mark Dayton has signed a proclamation ordering all flags at state and federal buildings in Minnesota be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until sunset on August 10, 2012.
August 03, 2012 - Saint Paul, MN – The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending four candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the vacancy occurring on Minnesota’s Supreme Court. This vacancy is occurring upon the upcoming retirement of Associate Justice Helen M. Meyer on August 10, 2012.