March 12, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending three candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the upcoming vacancy on Minnesota’s Supreme Court. This vacancy will occur upon the retirement of The Honorable Paul H. Anderson at the end of May.
March 07, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN –Today, Governor Dayton announced a vacancy will be occurring at the Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings. Chief Administrative Law Judge Raymond R. Krause has announced his resignation, leaving a vacancy of the position of Chief Administrative Law Judge.
March 06, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – Today Governor Mark Dayton announced the appointment of Kenneth Kirkpatrick to the Board of Barber Examiners. Kenneth Kirkpatrick will replace Frank Plant. Kenneth Kirkpatrick’s term will begin on March 11, 2013 and extend through January 2, 2017.
March 05, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – Lieutenant Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon will be in Washington, DC this week, representing the State of Minnesota at the Great Lakes Commission Semiannual Meeting. While on Capitol Hill, the Lt. Governor will meet with Minnesota’s congressional delegation and leading Great Lakes advocates from across the United States and Canada, urging continued congressional support for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.
March 04, 2013 - The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today that a judgeship vacancy is occurring in Minnesota’s Third Judicial District Court. The Honorable Robert R. Benson is retiring, leaving a vacancy to be chambered at Preston in Fillmore County in the Third Judicial District.
March 01, 2013 - The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending three candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota’s Second Judicial District.
February 26, 2013 - ST. PAUL, MN – At a rally with volunteers from across Minnesota in the Capitol Rotunda this morning, Lieutenant Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon will announce that six local service organizations are receiving over $700,000 in new grants to support volunteer opportunities for nearly 4,000 older Minnesotans. The grants, funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), support Lt. Governor Prettner Solon’s ongoing efforts to empower and connect senior citizens with opportunities to improve their communities through service.