Minnesota Governor Walz has issued Stay safe Minnesota order
(tribal nations, other states, and other countries have their own rules and laws)
Governor Walz has mentioned although traffic is down, fatal traffic crashes are up for this time of year. This is most likely due to speeding. People are reminded to be safe for essential travel.
Restaurants, bars, health clubs, movie theaters, amusement parks ordered to close
No Classes at all Minnesota State colleges and Universities March 16-29 after that time classes will be delivered by alternative method.
University of MN closed 16-17 after that time classes will be delivered by alternative method.
All public schools in Minnesota Closed March 18-21
Schools closed to in person classes through end of school year
Distance Learning March 30 - through end of school year
All sports events are cancelled by Minnesota State High School League
There is a peacetime emergency declared by Gov Walz due to Coronavirus containment.
Learn more about Coronavirus at Minnesota department of health web site
In addition to avoiding large gatherings, proper hand-washing is emphasized.