Auditor's report uncovers the decade that ruined Minnesota's licensing and registration system
A report from the legislative auditor's office blames the struggling $100 million system on an amorphous band of public safety and IT department leaders.
Minnesota CIO Johanna Clyborne steps down
Newly inaugurated Gov. Tim Walz has not named a replacement technology official, and says he's "not going to rush" the decision.
Auditor finds Minnesota IT Services broke 'significant legal requirements' in managing technology fund
The state's technology agency is required to provide oversight for Minnesota's Information and Telecommunications Account, but was unable to show in many instances that it was reviewing applications or monitoring projects.
There are four audits into Minnesota's IT agency and its $100 million vehicle licensing and registration system
The project known as MNLARS has faced continual challenges since launching almost a year ago.
After budget-writing failure, Minnesota's struggling vehicle licensing system is left hanging
As the dust settles following a final political joust between the outgoing governor and Republican lawmakers, everyone is left a loser.
Minnesota unveils 5-year plan to improve cybersecurity
The state's IT commissioner warns that more comprehensive protections are needed as attackers grow "more sophisticated, more skilled, more organized, and more professional."
Minnesota senator calls to restructure technology office amid upgrade struggles
After requesting $43 million to repair its vehicle license and registration system, the state's IT office now finds itself at risk of losing its influence as a centralized agency.