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COVID In Wisconsin: Nearly 25% Of The Population Fully VaccinatedWisconsin health officials reported nearly a quarter of the state's population has completed COVID-19 vaccination on Sunday.
COVID In Minnesota: State Reports Nearly 2K More Cases; 1.42 Million Have Completed Vaccine SeriesWith an expected curb in the number of Johnson & Johnson vaccine shots available to Minnesotans in the near future, the state reports there have been 1.42 million people who have completed their vaccine series.
COVID In Minnesota: As State Reaches 2 Million With First Vaccine Dose, MDH Reports 1,784 Cases, 13 Deaths SundayThe Minnesota Department of Health's Sunday update puts Minnesota's total case count at 542,053. Since the start of the pandemic, 6,957 Minnesotans have died from COVID-19.
Sens. Amy Klobuchar, Susan Collins Propose Expanded Support For Dementia CaregiversSenators from Maine and Minnesota are working together on a proposal to expand training and support services for families and caregivers of people who have dementia.
COVID In Minnesota: 2,454 New Cases And 12 Deaths Reported; Over 30% Of Eligible Minnesotans Are Fully VaccinatedMinnesota health officials on Saturday reported 2,454 new cases of COVID-19 and additional 12 deaths, as 30% of Minnesotans 16 and older have been fully vaccinated.
Hallie Q. Brown Helps Vaccinate Rondo NeighborhoodAn effort is underway to vaccinate people in underserved communities, including those in the Rondo neighborhood in St. Paul.
CDC: Minnesota Has 4th Highest COVID Case Rate In U.S.Minnesota is one of the top states for rising COVID cases, according to the Center for Disease Control.
COVID In Minnesota: 2,659 New Cases, 10 Deaths Reported; 7-Day Positivity Rate Rises To 6.6%Minnesota health officials on Friday reported 2,659 new COVID-19 cases and 10 deaths, as hospitalizations and daily positivity rates continue to climb.
COVID In MN: Gov. Walz Announces Community Vaccination Site In Lino LakesMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz has announced the ninth permanent community vaccination site in Minnesota, with the newest location in Lino Lakes.
Lose Or Damage Your COVID Vaccine Card? Here's What To DoErin Hassanzadeh shows us what to do after you get the coveted vaccination card -- and where to turn if you lose it.
Clarifying COVID: How Are COVID-19 Community Coordinators Tackling Language Barriers?Each week, we’re asking experts questions about COVID-19 developments. This week, we’re checking in with COVID-19 Community Coordinators about the efforts of getting COVID-19 resources and vaccinations to diverse communities around Minnesota.
'Time Crunch' To Get Muslim Community Vaccinated Before Ramadan BeginsThe Muslim community is racing to vaccinate as many people as possible before Ramadan begins next week, which will draw people to worship in-person together.