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Steve Karnowski

The Associated Press

Minneapolis, MN, United States

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Recent articles by Steve:

Watch: Tim Walz sets June 1 date for MN outdoor dining, hair salons

Gov. Tim Walz said Wednesday that bars and restaurants may reopen June 1 for outdoor dining, with salons and barbershops also allowed to resume at 25 percent capacity. → Read More

Minnesota Legislature in final hours of 2020 session overshadowed by pandemic

The 2020 session of the Minnesota Legislature will go down as one of its strangest. Work ground to a halt while lawmakers figured out how to conduct the people’s business during the coronavirus pan… → Read More

Some blame meatpacking workers, not plants, for virus spread

The comments — including a Wisconsin Supreme Court justice's remark that an outbreak didn't seem to have come from “regular folks” — outraged workers and advocates who slammed them as elitist and critical of immigrants, who make up a big share of America's meatpacking workforce. → Read More

Some blame meatpacking workers, not plants, for virus spread

As coronavirus hotspots erupted at major U.S. meatpacking plants, experts criticized extremely tight working conditions that made the factories natural high risk contagion locations → Read More

Some blame meatpacking workers, not plants, for virus spread

As coronavirus hotspots erupted at major U.S. meatpacking plants, experts criticized extremely tight working conditions that made the factories natural high risk contagion locations → Read More

Some blame meatpacking workers, not plants, for virus spread

As coronavirus hotspots erupted at major U.S. meatpacking plants, experts criticized extremely tight working conditions that made the factories natural high risk contagion locations → Read More

Opponents file new challenge to proposed Twin Metals mine near BWCA

Opponents of a proposed copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota sued Wednesday to challenge the federal government’s renewal of Twin Metals’ mineral rights leases, saying the government didn’t… → Read More

Activists file new challenge to proposed Twin Metals mine

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Opponents of a proposed copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota sued Wednesday to challenge the federal government’s renewal of Twin Metals’ mineral rights leases, saying the government didn’t conduct a full-scale environmental review of the project near the Boundary... → Read More

St. Paul father accused of causing his newborn’s death

Twenty-three-year-old Orancy Chea is charged with one count of second-degree murder in the April 23 death of the four-week-old baby. → Read More

Vice President Pence doesn't wear mask for Mayo Clinic visit

Video feeds show Vice President Mike Pence didn't wear a mask when he met with a Mayo employee who has recovered from COVID-19. → Read More

Vice President Pence doesn't wear mask for Mayo Clinic visit

Video feeds show Vice President Mike Pence didn't wear a mask when he met with a Mayo employee who has recovered from COVID-19. → Read More

Pence visits Mayo Clinic, learns of coronavirus testing partnership with Minnesota

Vice President Mike Pence visited the Mayo Clinic on Tuesday for a firsthand look at its research on COVID-19 and its plans to help Minnesota dramatically scale up its coronavirus testing as a crit… → Read More

Pence comes under fire for going maskless at Mayo Clinic

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence chose not to wear a face mask Tuesday during a tour of the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, an apparent violation of the → Read More

Pence comes under fire for going maskless at Mayo Clinic

Vice President Mike Pence chose not to wear a face mask Tuesday during a tour of the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, an apparent violation of the world-renowned medical center's policy requiring them. Video feeds show that Pence did not wear a mask when he met with a Mayo employee who has recovered → Read More

Pence to visit Mayo Clinic to learn about testing 'moonshot'

Vice President Mike Pence has an appointment at Minnesota’s Mayo Clinic on Tuesday to learn about a new coronavirus testing “moonshot.” → Read More

Pence to visit Mayo Clinic to learn about testing 'moonshot'

Vice President Mike Pence has an appointment at Minnesota’s Mayo Clinic on Tuesday to learn about a new coronavirus testing “moonshot.” → Read More

Pence to visit Mayo Clinic to learn about testing 'moonshot'

Vice President Mike Pence has an appointment at Minnesota’s Mayo Clinic on Tuesday to learn about a new coronavirus testing “moonshot.” → Read More

Pence to visit Mayo Clinic to learn about testing 'moonshot'

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has an appointment Tuesday at Minnesota’s Mayo Clinic to learn about a new coronavirus testing “moonshot” that has the famed clinic partnering with the... → Read More

Pence to visit Mayo Clinic to learn about testing 'moonshot'

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has an appointment Tuesday at Minnesota’s Mayo Clinic to learn about a new coronavirus testing “moonshot” that has the famed clinic partnering with the state and its flagship university to quickly boost the state's capacity to 20,000 tests a day. It’s an approach that leverages a health care infrastructure not all states can match. → Read More

JBS shuts down Minnesota pork plant hit by COVID-19 outbreak

JBS USA says it's temporarily shutting down its big pork processing plant in southwestern Minnesota because of an outbreak of COVID-19 among workers → Read More