The statewide conversation with Minnesota’s state officials are back after a break over the holidays. This week,  we welcome back MN Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan.  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.

This week listener questions about loosening restrictions, vaccines, testing, the MN Legislature, plus the Lt Govenor's reponse to the events this week – including the Georgia runoff elections and rioters at the Capitol.

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A statewide conversation with Minnesota’s Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan.  It is a time for all of us to learn about the State of Minnesota's response to this COVID-19 pandemic.   

Today on the Tuesday Morning Show KAXE/KBXE News Director Heidi Holtan talked with Itasca County Public Health Department Manager Kelly Chandler about the growing numbers of COVID-19 in Itasca County and the Free Drive Thru testing on Wednesday September 23rd.  It's part of the MN Department of Health's "No Barrier" testing in the state - you don't need to have symptoms or insurance to get this free test. 




KAXE/KBXE's Heidi Holtan hosts a weekly statewide conversation with Minnesota State Officials. It's your opportunity to ask questions about Minnesota’s response and plans concerning the COVID-19 pandemic.

This week, the Minnesota Department of Health Director of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Prevention and Control Division, Kris Ehresmann answered questions regarding a vaccine, rising COVID cases in neighboring states and more.