At Issue: April 24 — Gazelka announces running mate; push to legalize cannabis

Republican gubernatorial candidate Paul Gazelka announced former Woodbury Mayor Mary Giuliani Stephens as his running mate this week.

Gov. Tim Walz shared Minnesota’s plans to stop the spread of bird flu.

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey was joined by federal officials to highlight efforts to prevent violence in the Twin Cities.

Our political analysts share their thoughts on the push to legalize marijuana in Minnesota.

Plus, this year’s Boston Marathon has wrapped up, and we check in with a Minnesota woman who experienced a heart attack during last year’s race.