Travelers Divided Over Ditching Masks On Public Transit After Federal Mandate DroppedA federal judge in Florida struck down the national mask mandate covering airlines and other public transportation Monday, and the Biden administration said the rule would not be enforced while federal agencies decide how to respond to the judge's order.
What To Do, And What Not To Do, After Testing Positive For COVIDAnyone who tests positive for COVID-19 only needs to isolate for five days if they have no symptoms, according to updated guidelines for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Hy-Vee Offers Third Vaccine Doses To Immunocompromised IndividualsHy-Vee announced their free distribution of the third dose of COVID-19 vaccine for immunocompromised individuals on Friday evening.
Eviction Moratorium Update: Without An Extension, What Happens To Renters After July 31?The CDC's eviction moratorium ends on July 31, which leaves renters uncertain about their future in an economy still recovering from COVID.
End Of Federal Eviction Moratorium Won’t Affect Minnesota Renters, State Is On ‘Its Own Timeline’The looming federal eviction moratorium from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention is set to end Saturday, although Minnesotans will have continued coverage.
Walz Will Sign Executive Order Lifting Mask Mandate Friday After New CDC GuidanceMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz will sign an executive order Friday morning removing the state's mask mandate following updated guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
'Vaccinate To Celebrate': Expert Answers Parents' Questions About Pfizer Shots For KidsVaccinations can begin as early as Thursday, though Minnesota Infectious Disease Director Kris Ehresmann cautioned that not every single person newly eligible will be able to get their shot the very day they are allowed.
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.
CDC Changes COVID Guidelines For Disinfecting Homes And SurfacesWhen the pandemic started, stores quickly ran out of disinfecting wipes and household cleaners. But now experts say the risk for catching COVID-19 from surfaces is low.
Use Noisemakers, Consider An Outdoor Projector: CDC Urges Safe, Physically-Distant Super Bowl Watch PartiesExperts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say the safest way to watch the Super Bowl is at home with the people you live with, but they still had a few tips for attending a watch party or even going to the game.
CDC Updates Coronavirus Guidelines To Include Airborne Transmission (CBS News)The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now says COVID-19 can be spread through airborne transmission, according to updated guidance on the agency's website.
CDC Releases Thanksgiving Guidelines, Recommends People To Stay Home This HolidayThanksgiving is typically one of the busiest travel holidays, but it may look a little different this year due to the coronavirus.
CDC Quietly Changes COVID-19 Guidelines: Now Says Testing Not Needed For Those Not Showing SymptomsThe agency no longer recommends testing for most people without symptoms, even if they've been in close contact with someone known to have the virus.
The Do's And Don'ts Of Face Masks, Including How Best To Clean ThemAccording to the CDC, it needs to fit comfortably, but snugly around the face and be secured with ear loops.
As Cases Continue To Rise, Federal Team Evaluates MN's COVID-19 ResponseA federal COVID-19 response team provided Minnesota health officials with recommendations for improvements Friday in the state's pandemic response following a recent rise in cases statewide.