Coronavirus (MN): Gov. Walz Says Decision On Statewide Mandate For Masks Could Come In 'Very Near Future'A statewide decision on mandating masks to slow the spread of COVID-19 could come soon.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: MDH Reports 589 More Cases As Testing Breaches 700,000As Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz mulls the possibility of making face masks mandatory during the COVID-19 pandemic, state health officials have announced 589 more confirmed cases and five more deaths Thursday.
Rochester Becomes Latest City To Make Masks MandatoryStarting Wednesday, Rochester became the latest city in Minnesota to make masks mandatory.
'A Really, Really Bad Idea': Minnesota Health Officials Warn Against 'COVID Parties'Minnesota health officials are warning against people holding or attending “COVID parties” as a way to share exposure to the coronavirus.
Edina Mayor Says COVID-19 Cases Increasing Rapidly Among Youth, Urges CautionEdina health officials say they're noticing a dramatic shift in the demographics for who is testing positive for COVID-19 in the city, and they say young people don't seem to be getting it from places like bars or restaurants.
Faces Of COVID-19: 63-Year-Old Single Mother Of 6 Remembered By Children After Battling CoronavirusWCCO begins an ongoing series, sharing the stories of some of the people lost in Minnesota and western Wisconsin to the pandemic.
PPP Bill Author Rep. Angie Craig: More Money Will Get To Small BusinessesAnother round of $130 billion of loan money is available to help small businesses during the pandemic.
'They Care For Our Littlest Minnesotans': Gov., Lt. Gov. Announce $56.6M Proposal To Help Child Care Centers During PandemicGov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan have announced a plan to distribute tens of millions of dollars to child care providers.
Mankato, Rochester & Winona To Require Masks In Indoor Public Spaces Starting This WeekMankato, Rochester and Winona are joining the growing list of Minnesota cities requiring people to wear masks in public spaces.
Dane County Becomes Wisconsin's First Community To Require Face MasksAll Dane County residents will be required to wear masks when indoors, except at their own home, under the first order of its kind issued Tuesday in Wisconsin as cases of COVID-19 are rising in the state, particularly among young adults.
Minn. Orchestra Cancels Full-Orchestra Concerts Through Early Sept., Will Have Smaller Live Concerts At Peavey PlazaThe Minnesota Orchestra is canceling all full-orchestra concerts through early September, but is beginning a process of bringing back smaller live concerts.
Coronavirus (MN): COVID-19 Cases Rise By 569; 3 Additional Deaths ReportedThe Minnesota Department of Health has announced 569 new COVID-19 cases and three more deaths Tuesday.
South Dakota Governor, Exposed To COVID-19, Joined Trump On JetShortly after fireworks above Mount Rushmore disappeared into the night sky on Friday, South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem accompanied President Donald Trump aboard Air Force One despite having had close contact with Trump’s son’s girlfriend, who had tested positive for the coronavirus.
Little League Baseball Makes Cautious Return To HamelHamel Little League is about three months behind right now, and they have about half the normal amount of players. But none of that seemed to matter on "Opening Day."
Companies Tied To Minnesota Lawmakers Jeremy Miller, Ryan Winkler Benefited From PPP LoansA more than century-old scrap metal business owned by the Minnesota Senate president was among hundreds of thousands of businesses nationwide to get a boost from the Treasury Department's Payroll Protection Program.