Frontline workers will get bonus checks by summer, Minnesota officials say
ST. PAUL, Minn. (FOX 9) - It will take 10-12 weeks before Minnesota workers who were on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic receive bonus checks, Gov. Tim Walz's administration officials estimate.
State officials expect 667,000 people from 15 eligible industries will apply for the rewards. The checks are likely to be around $750, though they will be larger or smaller depending on how many people apply. The state has launched a website where people can get updates.... Read more