Minnesota's COVID Vaccine Incentive Program Falls Short Of Its 100,000 Participant GoalMore than 17,400 Minnesotans cashed in on rewards in a state vaccine incentive program designed to boost shots in arms, according to data from the Minnesota Department of Health -- which is a fraction of the initial goal.
Former State Sen. Scott Jensen Signs Onto Lawsuit To Block COVID Shots For KidsMinnesota Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Jensen compared such inoculations to Nazi experimentation on imprisoned Jews.
As More COVID Restrictions Expire, How Comfortable Should People Be With Crowds?Some of the Minnesota’s last COVID-19 restrictions are rolling back Friday.
COVID In Minnesota: Trends In Positivity, Hospitalizations, New Infections All Trending DownOn Wednesday, the state health department reported 658 newly confirmed positive cases and 15 deaths due to the virus in the last 24 hours.
COVID In Minnesota: Positivity Rate Falls To 5%; 14 New Deaths Reported In Last DayCommunity spread remains high, with 46% of cases reported with no known source of exposure, the highest figure yet reported since the start of the pandemic.
Starting Tuesday, Allina Clinics In Minnesota Will Start Vaccinating 12- To 15-Year-OldsAnyone can get a COVID-19 vaccine appointment at Allina Health Systems. You don’t have to be a patient.
COVID In Minnesota: 19 More Deaths Reported, As Community Spread Remains HighCommunity spread remains high, with 43.7% of cases reported with no known source of exposure, tying the record for the highest that figure has been since the start of tracking.
COVID In Minnesota: No New Deaths Reported In Last 24 Hours; Positivity Rate PlateausThe state's rolling average positivity rate is sitting at 5.9%, which is roughly where it's been plateauing for more than a week. Anything above 5% is considered cause for increased caution.
COVID In MN: Community Vaccination Sites Now Accepting Walk-In AppointmentsState officials announced that Minnesota’s community COVID-19 vaccination sites are now accepting walk-in appointments.
COVID In Minnesota: With Restrictions Expected To Loosen Soon, More Than 2M Fully VaccinatedThe Minnesota Department of Health reports 1,267 newly confirmed positive cases and another 17 deaths due to the virus in the last 24 hours.
COVID In Minnesota: Close To 2 Million Have Completed Vaccine SeriesIn total, the state has administered 4,391,066 doses of vaccine. As of this point, 87% of those 65 or older have received at least one dose.
COVID In Minnesota: Nearly 2M Have Completed Vaccine Series In State; 3 More Deaths ReportedIn total, the state has administered 4,379,654 doses of vaccine. As of this point, 87% of those 65 or older have received at least one dose.
COVID In Minnesota: State Reports 22 More Deaths Due To Virus; Positivity Rate Continues Sliding DownThe state also reported just over 1,500 newly confirmed positive cases. This news comes after word that a school-aged child under the age of 10 died from COVID complications.
CDC Unveils 'Common Sense' Mask Guidelines As More Americans Are Fully VaccinatedThere are new signs of recovery as more than 40% of Americans have at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
COVID In Minnesota: No New Deaths Reported Monday; Average Positivity Rate Drops To 7%The state reports there have been 1,805,781 people who have completed their vaccine series, and close to an additional 653,848 have received at least one dose.