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July 7, 2017
The Minnesota Dept. of Public Safety Driver and Vehicle Services division will be upgrading and replacing the vehicle services computer system in July. … July 17-24: Online vehicle tab …

May 19, 2017
Minnesotans will be able to get REAL ID compliant driver’s licenses and ID cards next year under a law signed by Gov. Dayton this week. … The law now allows the Minnesota Department of …

December 14, 2015
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans who are registering, renewing license tabs or transferring ownership of motor vehicles and motorcycles will need to provide insurance information under a law …

August 31, 2015
The Department of Public Safety (DPS) and MN.IT Services, the State’s IT organization, have discovered and stopped unauthorized viewing of Minnesota drivers license records. …

July 31, 2015
Certified motorcycle "road guards" will be able to stop and control traffic for large motorcycle group-rides in Minnesota beginning August 4. … The law requires road guards to: …

June 30, 2015
ST. PAUL — The way driver’s licenses and identification cards are invalidated is changing in Minnesota on July 6. … The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Driver and Vehicle Services …

December 18, 2014
A new law that takes effect on Jan. 1 will better prepare teens before they get their driver’s licenses and provide parents with resources to help their teens become safer drivers. …

July 18, 2014
​ST. PAUL – To increase efficiency and keep the state's drivers licensing and vehicle registration technology project on track, the Department of Public Safety Driver and Vehicle …

April 21, 2014
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Owatonna’s driver exam station will close for a one-year remodeling project beginning April 30. … During the remodeling, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety …

April 14, 2014
In the last five months, 24,780 Minnesotans added “donor” to their driver’s license or ID card. … The number of registered donors in Minnesota has increased to approximately 2.62 million …