Archive for March, 2023

KMSP coverage of Disability Bill HF 1234

MNPEA testified against this bill. KMSP Channel 9 just covered this. MNPEA opposes these changes. httpss://

MNPEA testimony opposing HF 1234

On March 20th MNPEA President Dave Deal testified at the Legislative Commission on Pensions and Retirement opposing HF 1234. Watch Dave at the 39:09 mark and the following very important testimony of Samantha Steward right after Dave.

Oak Park Heights MCF CO blinded in one eye after assault!

AN Oak Park Heights MCF Corrections Officer was severely injured after being assaulted by an inmate that refused to return to his cell. KMSP 9 is reporting, “The injured officer was transported to Regions Hospital for treatment. She suffered significant damage to her right eye and multiple facial fractures. The […]

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Six Corrections Officer injured in assaults

WCCO is reporting that six correctional officers were injured in separate incidents at Stillwater Prison and Oak Park Heights. Short staffing continues to be a problem at Minnesota Jails and Prisons. httpss://