What's On Today - Saturday

Governor Walz Developing Get Back to Work Plan

Governor Walz discussed how his administration is engaging with Minnesotans across industries, organizations, and communities to safely get Minnesotans back to work. He remains committed to addressing this pandemic as One Minnesota – together as a state. Through virtual and in-person meetings, letters, emails, and survey responses, the Walz-Flanagan Administration is receiving feedback from leaders in every corner of the state. To learn more about our strategy, and the work we’re doing together, explore our engagement … Read more

Governor Walz Extends Stay Home Order in Minnesota

Walz extends order until May 18, allows curbside pickup for retail stores Strongly encourages all Minnesotans to wear masks when outside the home [ST. PAUL, MN] – As the state continues to make progress in preparing for the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Tim Walz today extended the Stay Home Order in Minnesota until Monday, May 18. In an effort to get more Minnesotans back safely to work while the order remains in effect, … Read more

Governor Walz Extends Stay Home Order in Minnesota

Walz extends order until May 18, allows curbside pickup for retail stores Strongly encourages all Minnesotans to wear masks when outside the home [ST. PAUL, MN] – As the state continues to make progress in preparing for the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Tim Walz today extended the Stay Home Order in Minnesota until Monday, May 18. In an effort to get more Minnesotans back safely to work while the order remains in effect, … Read more

Dance to the KMOJ Morning Show Jingle

We’ve heard you sing with us and now we want you to dance. Here’s how. Request a copy of our Morning show jingle at info@kmojfm.com. Create a short dance step and post it on the Freddie Bell and Chantel Sings Facebook page. We’ll vote and select a winner. One dancer is great! Two dancers are even better! Have fun with it. We want to see your videos posted by May 15th. Enter as often as … Read more

Oprah Commencement Speaker

Oprah Winfrey is being tapped to as the official virtual commencement speaker for the entire Class of 2020.  On Tuesday, Facebook announced that Oprah will be presenting the commencement address for #Graduation2020: Facebook and Instagram Celebrate the Class of 2020.  Other notable celebrities who will join Oprah by giving words of wisdom to graduating high school and college seniors are Lil Nas X, Simone Biles, Awkwafina.  In addition,  Miley Cyrus will be giving a live … Read more

Pence Un-Masked in Minnesota

Governor Tim Walz traveled to the Mayo Clinic to walk Vice President Mike Pence through Minnesota’s new COVID-19 testing strategy and showcase the public-private partnership that has positioned Minnesota as a national leader in the fight against COVID-19. During their visit to Rochester, Governor Walz and Vice President Pence participated in a roundtable discussion and toured Mayo’s testing facilities. The Governor also met with Rochester Mayor Kim Norton to discuss their efforts to keep the … Read more

Vice President Pence to Review Minnesota’s New COVID-19 Testing Strategy

Today, Governor Tim Walz will walk Vice President Mike Pence through Minnesota’s new COVID-19 testing strategy. Following the announcement last week that Minnesota made a breakthrough in testing, Vice President Pence will travel to Rochester to tour Mayo Clinic’s facilities with Governor Walz and learn more about Minnesota’s groundbreaking testing capabilities. The Governor will showcase the public-private partnership that has positioned Minnesota as a national leader in the fight against COVID-19. On April 22, Governor Walz, representatives … Read more

Students Not Returning To Classrooms This School Year; Some Businesses To Re-open

A day after announcing a statewide strategy for widespread testing, Governor Tim Walz today outlined next steps for the COVID-19 response in Minnesota. The Governor extended distance learning through the end of the school year, announced a plan for up to 100,000 workers to safely return to their jobs, and explained the different factors determining the gradual re-opening of society in Minnesota. At his press conference today, Governor Walz explained his approach for moving Minnesota … Read more

Students Not Returning To Classrooms This School Year

A day after announcing a statewide strategy for widespread testing, Governor Tim Walz today outlined next steps for the COVID-19 response in Minnesota. The Governor extended distance learning through the end of the school year, announced a plan for up to 100,000 workers to safely return to their jobs, and explained the different factors determining the gradual re-opening of society in Minnesota. At his press conference today, Governor Walz explained his approach for moving Minnesota … Read more

Breakthrough With COVID Testing in Minnesota

Governor Tim Walz, representatives of the state’s health care delivery systems, the Mayo Clinic, and the University of Minnesota today announced a breakthrough for rapid, widespread testing of COVID-19 in Minnesota. They plan to launch a statewide testing strategy to test all symptomatic people, isolate confirmed cases, and expand public health contact tracing tools. By building capacity to test as many as 20,000 Minnesotans per day, this increased testing and tracing will help improve control … Read more