Minnesota CIO Johanna Clyborne steps down

by • 2 weeks ago

Newly inaugurated Gov. Tim Walz has not named a replacement technology official, and says he's "not going to rush" the decision.

Minnesota's public safety department accidentally shares 1,500 private addresses

by • 2 weeks ago

The infamous Minnesota Licensing and Registration System, or MNLARS, has been named the culprit.

There are four audits into Minnesota's IT agency and its $100 million vehicle licensing and registration system

by • 7 months ago

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

by • 7 months ago

As the dust settles following a final political joust between the outgoing governor and Republican lawmakers, everyone is left a loser.

Minnesota governor vetoes bill reimbursing those affected by struggling licensing system

by • 8 months ago

Gov. Mark Dayton is instead calling on the legislature for a single comprehensive bill that provides sustainable funding to fix MNLARS and reimburses deputy registrars who have been affected.

Minnesota official knew of 70 errors in troubled licensing system prior to launch

by • 10 months ago

The state's former chief business technology officer "did not conduct himself" as expected as a state government IT executive, according to a report commissioned by Minnesota IT Services.

Minnesota Senate passes bill proposing $10 million to troubled licensing system

by • 10 months ago

Lawmakers are making progress on finding emergency funding to fix the Minnesota Licensing and Registration System.

Minnesota lawmakers scramble to fund troubled MNLARS licensing system

by • 10 months ago

Proposals for new appropriations to fix the system and reimburse those affected are advancing quickly through the legislature.

Fired MNLARS project leader calls himself a 'head on a spike'

by • 10 months ago

Paul Meekin, a former employee of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, says he's being used as a scapegoat while the administration avoids "the real problem."

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