Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2,268 New COVID Cases Reported, With 14 Additional DeathsOn Saturday, Minnesota health officials reported 2,268 additional cases of COVID-19 and 14 deaths.
1 In 3 Inmates At Stillwater Prison Currently Have COVID, Figures ShowAdditionally, 55 staffers at Stillwater have tested positive. Of those, 12 are back at work, and another two were hospitalized.
Mayo Clinic Reports Some COVID Patient 'Long Haulers' Have Symptoms For MonthsThere are people suffering symptoms weeks or even months after their infections.
Appeals Court Stays Wisconsin Gov. Evers' Limits On GatheringsEvers’ administration issued an emergency order on Oct. 6 limiting the size of indoor public gatherings to 25% of a building or room’s capacity or 10 people in places without an occupancy limit until Nov. 15.
Anoka-Hennepin To Shift Middle And High School Students To Distance LearningThe largest school district in the state will soon move its middle and high school students to distance learning.
Doctors Warn Some Hand Sanitizers Can Be Toxic To ChildrenCole says, since COVID-19 hit, the poison control center has had an explosion of call about kids swallowing sanitizer.
Free COVID Testing Continues Across MinnesotaFree COVID-19 community testing continues across Minnesota next week, with sites available in eight different cities.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: COVID-19 Cases Rise By 1,721; 13 Additional Deaths ReportedMinnesota health officials on Friday reported 1,721 new coronavirus cases and 13 more deaths.
Minnesota COVID Survivor Goes Home After 208 Days Of HospitalizationChris Hirte spent five months in a hospital, two of them on a ventilator, before moving to the transitional care unit in Osseo for the final two months of around-the-clock care.
ACLU: Minnesota Failing To Protect Inmates From The CoronavirusThe American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota is suing the state, alleging prison officials have not taken adequate precautions to protect inmates from COVID-19.
Sartell Family's COVID Cases Expose Glitch In State's Contact Tracing EffortsA health department spokesperson told WCCO you'll be contacted within two days of the state receiving positive results. If that doesn't happen, there's a glitch in the system.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: State Launches COVID-19 Home Saliva Test Pilot ProgramMinnesota health officials announced a pilot program Thursday that will provide at-home COVID-19 saliva tests for residents in two dozen counties and tribal nations statewide in an effort to expand access to testing as the state experiences a surge in cases in recent weeks.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Day After Matching 24-Hour Fatality Record, Another 20 Deaths ReportedA day after Minnesota matched a daily COVID-19 death record of 35 fatalities, another 20 deaths were reported Thursday, as were 1,574 new cases of the novel coronavirus.
MDH: 'COVID Fatigue' Driving Up New Minnesota Infections“The decision to not stay home when you're ill, to not get tested, to go to a gathering, not wear a mask isn't just about you. It's about the entire state and the next few months we're going to have,” MDH Commissioner Jan Malcolm said.
MAD DADS Nat'l President VJ Smith Released From Hospital After COVID Battle“Mask up, wash your hands. It’s extra stuff, but we got to do it, because we got to live,” VJ Smith said.