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Minnesota Department of Health
For the first time in five weeks, COVID-19 deaths in Minnesota hit double digits on a single day
ROCHESTER, Minn. — The state of Minnesota Department of Health reported another 470 cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, Aug. 12. The new cases...
9 hours 3 min ago
August 10, 2020
New guidelines will allow care homes to reopen for visitors — and hugs are OK'd
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Beginning at the end of this month, the mandatory isolation experienced by residents of Minnesota long-term care facilities...
August 10, 2020 - 12:46pm
August 8, 2020
Minnesota reported 924 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday
Minnesota reported 924 more COVID-19 cases on Saturday, Aug. 8, and the completion of 17,897 more diagnostic tests. The new cases were recorded...
August 8, 2020 - 11:43am
August 6, 2020
7 COVID-19 deaths reported Thursday in Minnesota
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Minnesota reported 867 cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, Aug. 6. There have now been 58,640 laboratory-confirmed cases of the...
August 6, 2020 - 2:00pm
August 5, 2020
State urges parents to keep up with childhood immunizations during COVID-19
ROCHESTER, Minn. — It's been brushed to the side in our focus on COVID-19: childhood immunizations. Ironically, these very shots are among...
August 5, 2020 - 12:26pm
August 3, 2020
Health officials: Sturgis rally could bring COVID-19 cases back into Minn.
ROCHESTER, Minn. — As organizers of the annual motorcycle convention in Sturgis, S.D., plan for a quarter of a million bikers to arrive over...
August 3, 2020 - 12:26pm
August 1, 2020
Minnesota reports 731 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday
The Minnesota Department of Health reported 731 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday. The state reported another 15,158 diagnostic tests on Saturday,...
August 1, 2020 - 11:43am
July 31, 2020
Northern Minnesota rodeo patron tests positive for COVID-19, thousands possibly exposed
ST. PAUL — Minnesota health officials on Friday, July 31, announced that an attendee at a northern Minnesota rodeo last weekend tested positive...
July 31, 2020 - 11:34am
July 30, 2020
Walz: Districts can decide on in-person schooling this fall
ST. PAUL — Minnesota students will be allowed to return to classrooms this fall, if local school districts determine that's the best fit, state...
July 30, 2020 - 2:00pm
July 29, 2020
Health official stresses individual choices in helping to reopen schools
ROCHESTER, Minn. — The state of Minnesota reported another 681 cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, July 29. The new cases were spread broadly across...
July 29, 2020 - 12:08pm
July 25, 2020
Minnesota issues new alert over severe lung injuries tied to vaping
ST. PAUL — A public health threat that was top of mind pre-pandemic is still out there, prompting the Minnesota Department of Health to put...
July 25, 2020 - 2:48pm
Minnesota reports 805 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday
The Minnesota Department of Health reported 805 new cases of COVID-19 in 58 different counties on Saturday, the first day the statewide mask...
July 25, 2020 - 11:40am
July 24, 2020
Bemidji business owner speaks in support of Gov. Walz's face mask mandate
BEMIDJI -- When Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday announced an indoor mask mandate for the state, he had help in delivering the message from...
July 24, 2020 - 4:00pm
New COVID-19 cases cresting again at 773 in Minnesota on Friday
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- State health officials on Friday, July 24, described a recent virtual visit from a U.S.
July 24, 2020 - 1:22pm
July 20, 2020
Clay County infant becomes first Minnesota child to die from COVID-19
ROCHESTER, Minn. — The state of Minnesota has issued its first report of a death of a child from COVID-19 on Monday, July 20, and one of the youngest ever reported. The child was a nine month old resident of Clay County, with no underlying health conditions. The child died at home....
July 20, 2020 - 4:34pm