Entries by Justin Pruett

Mail in Ballot

There are options to apply for a ballot to be sent to you from Minnesota for federal, state, and county elections with all the talk about safety with voting in this time of the pandemic. Not only does this allow you to vote early, but it also saves you time from having to wait in […]


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2020 NEC Adoption Postponement

2020 National Electrical code adoption has been delayed because the board has received 25 valid requests for a hearing regarding the adoption of the code. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the hearing has been moved from May 4th to Aug 19th, 2020. As of now, all permits, installations, inspections, and examinations will continue to be […]

New Grant for Veterans

A new grant is available for veterans or surviving spouses who are negatively impacted by COVID-19 and pertains to financial constraints, such as paying utility bills, rent, mortgage, medical bills, auto repairs, etc. People that qualify could receive a one-time financial relief grant for $1,000. There is no set end date for applying for the […]

Latest Update

The latest updated on receiving unemployment insurance for people that are newly applying and the extra 600 What you need to know: The first week for which you can get the additional $600 is the week beginning March 29th. You can request the week of March 29th on or after April 5th. You do not […]

Added UI Clarification and Paid Sick Leave

Here is some added information to UI for individuals that can receive these benefits if available for work, but are unemployed or unavailable to work because: the individual’s place of employment is closed as a direct result of COVID-19; the individual is diagnosed with COVID-19, or has symptoms of COVID-19 for which the individual is […]

Covid-19 Stimulus

With the president signing the Covid-19 Stimulus Package on Friday, here are some things that you need to know: – You do not need to apply for the stimulus check if you fit the criteria to get one. You will receive a check, or have it deposited into your account depending how you received your […]

Whats Next?

Super Tuesday has passed, but there is still a long road of other state holding caucus to give each candidate their delegates to determine who will be representing the democratic party. To win the Democratic nomination, a candidate must earn 1,991 delegates. For the state of Minnesota, we have chosen to give them to Joe […]