COVID-19

It's your opportunity to ask questions about Minnesota’s response and plans during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Hosted by News and Public Affairs Director Heidi Holtan.  A collaboration of AMPERS - Diverse Radio in Minnesota and the MN Broadcasters Association. 

This week we heard questions about vaccinations being open up to 12-15 year olds, the rolling back of the mask mandate and more!

On this week's Statewide Conversation with Minnesota’s state officials on COVID-19, Heidi Holtan welcomed MDH Director of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention, and Control Division – Kris Ehresmann. 

Every week this is an opportunity to ask questions about Minnesota’s response and plans during the current COVID-19 pandemic.  This week, questions on the Gov. Walz dial back of restrictions, vaccinations for kids and more!  Sign up for the vaccine connector through the state of Minnsota. 

On this week's Statewide Conversation with Minnesota’s state officials on COVID-19, Heidi Holtan welcomed MDH Director of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention, and Control Division – Kris Ehresmann. 

Every week this is an opportunity to ask questions about Minnesota’s response and plans during the current COVID-19 pandemic.  This week, update on vaccines and more!  Sign up for the vaccine connector through the state of Minnsota. 

Laura Connelly is the facilitator of the Strong Women Project at KAXE/KBXE, funded by the MN Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.  She had this to say about latest virtual gathering: 

It's your opportunity to ask questions about Minnesota’s response and plans during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Hosted by News and Public Affairs Director Heidi Holtan.  A collaboration of AMPERS - Diverse Radio in Minnesota and the MN Broadcasters Association. 

It's your opportunity to ask questions about Minnesota’s response and plans during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Hosted by News and Public Affairs Director Heidi Holtan.  A collaboration of AMPERS - Diverse Radio in Minnesota and the MN Broadcasters Association. 

This week we heard questions about vaccinations, fears about Johnson and Johnson and hte trauma of another killing of a black Minnesotan by police....

From time to time on KAXE/KBXE we like to connect with other media in our region to find out about the stories that they are working on.  On the Thursday Morning show we were glad to welcome from WDSE • WRPT Duluth Public TV Ramona Marozas – she’s a multi platform producer and senior producer Michael LeGarde.  Last week they began a new segment for Almanac North Called Lessons from COVID-19.

This week celebrated ONE year since we've hosted the Statewide Conversations on MN's COVID-19 response with MN Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan.  She made a committment to join us each week, or find a state official each week so that citizens in Minnesota had a chance to ask question. 

This week our conversation included outbreaks in the state, vaccine availability and listener questions about mask mandates, employers and mental health. 

Timberjay Newspaper

Marshall Helmberger is editor and publisher of the Timberjay newspaper, he joins Heidi each Friday for Border News Roundup.

On this week's Statewide Conversation with Minnesota’s state officials on COVID-19, Heidi Holtan welcomed MDH Director of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention, and Control Division – Kris Ehresmann. 

Every week this is an opportunity to ask questions about Minnesota’s response and plans during the current COVID-19 pandemic.  This week, update on vaccine distribution, and advice for the upcoming Easter weekend.  Since up for the vaccine connector through the state of Minnsota. 

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