Tag Archives: Tina Smith

Gov. Dayton orders flags at half-staff in honor of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Source: Office of Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed Thursday, December 7, 2017, as Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day in Minnesota, in honor of the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor and … Continue reading

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2017 Border-to-Border Broadband Grants awarded

Source: Office of Broadband Development Lt. Governor Tina Smith and the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) announced the 2017 Border-to-Border Broadband Grant recipients on November 21, bringing an early Thanksgiving to 39 broadband infrastructure projects that will … Continue reading

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Twelve Minnesota school districts receive grants to expand wireless Internet access

Source: Office of Governor Mark Dayton & Lt. Governor Tina Smith Lt. Governor Tina Smith and Minnesota Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius announced Thursday new state grants that will help 12 school districts provide students with the high-speed Internet connections needed … Continue reading

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Press release: 3,300 kids will enroll in voluntary prekindergarten programs

Source: Office of Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith were joined today by Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius to announce that beginning this fall, 3,302 four-year-olds in 74 Minnesota school districts … Continue reading

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Gov. Dayton orders flags flown at half-staff in honor of Baton Rouge victims

Source: Office of Gov. Mark Dayton In accordance with the proclamation issued July 18 by President Barack Obama, Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings … Continue reading

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Report: Gov. Dayton, leaders say deal is near for August special session

Source: Session Daily Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders said Friday they expect to hold a special session in mid- to late-August to pass at least a corrected tax bill and public works borrowing bill. Dayton, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith, … Continue reading

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MSBA joins coalition advocating for broadband access for all Minnesotans; press conference set for 10 a.m. today

Sen. Matt Schmit and statewide broadband advocacy stakeholders — including MSBA — have scheduled a press conference for today (Wednesday, April 27) to voice support for the Senate’s broadband proposals. The press conference is set for 10 a.m. today in Room … Continue reading

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