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Concerns Grow Over Blood Clotting COVID Complications In Young PatientsThere is growing concern over a complication of COVID-19 which seems to be showing up in younger patients. It’s estimated that as many as half of the people in intensive care experience blood clots.
Coronavirus (MN): MDH Reports 101 More COVID Deaths, Setting RecordMinnesota health officials on Friday reported that there were 5,704 additional COVID-19 cases and 101 more deaths as of Wednesday. It’s the first time the state has breached 100 in newly reported deaths.
#CutTheCard Movement Supports Bars And Restaurants In NeedA Minnesota business owner is getting in the giving spirit of the holidays to support bars and restaurants struggling through the pandemic. And with a simple pair of scissors, his employees are taking it one step further.
'It's A Different Experience For Sure': Families Adjust To Celebrating Abnormal ThanksgivingA worldwide pandemic is making this Thanksgiving very different. No matter how small the gathering, or how far apart, people are doing whatever they can to make it memorable.
4-Year-Old Undergoes Heart Surgery, Shares Story Of Hope And ResilienceMeet Henry Johnson. When the pandemic delayed the 4-year-old’s heart surgery, his family trusted his medical team through the process.
An Exclusive Look Inside C4: Minnesota's ICU Command CenterAs ICU beds get closer to reaching capacity in Minnesota, there's a dedicated team working around the clock to make sure every patient gets the care they need.
Thanksgiving Eve: Packed Minnesota Grocery Stores, Packed Wisconsin BarsThe pandemic isn't just changing Thanksgiving -- it's also impacting the preparation and the pre-party.
Wisconsin COVID Infections Begin To Tick DownwardThe number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in Wisconsin continued to tick downward Wednesday, a rare bit of good news for health officials as they struggle to contain the deadly disease.
25 Gopher Football Program Members Have Tested Positive For COVIDMore members of the University of Minnesota's Gopher football program have tested positive for COVID-19.
Restaurants Forced To Pivot For Thanksgiving, Offer Take-Out MealsSome Minnesota restaurants have made a huge pivot this Thanksgiving. Originally planning on offering an in-person feast, they are now forced to close this year due to COVID-19 concerns.
Thanksgiving In Isolation: Finding Ways To Comfort Loved Ones In Long-Term Care FacilitiesThis Thanksgiving will be yet another tough day for people living in isolation in long-term care facilities.
Gov. Tim Walz Announces $1 Million In Grants For Tourism IndustryThe COVID-19 pandemic has severely impacted tourism in the state, and in response, Gov. Tim Walz announced Wednesday that over $1 million in grants would be made available for the industry.