COVID In Minnesota: Doctor Rates Risk For Travel, Sporting Events Amid 'Spring Surge'Even as more than a million Minnesotans are vaccinated, COVID cases and intensive care numbers are again climbing. From sporting events to spring break trips, WCCO asked a local doctor to rate the risk right now.
All Minnesotans Ages 16 And Older Now Eligible For COVID-19 VaccineNearly all Minnesotans are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
COVID In Minnesota: 1,714 New Cases, 7 More Deaths Reported Ahead Of Vaccine Expansion AnnouncementJust moments before Gov. Tim Walz was set to announce a significant expansion in the state's COVID-19 vaccine rollout, health officials reported Friday that there were 1,714 new cases of the virus and seven more deaths.
'Pandemic Isn't Over': Teachers Union Raises Concern After Death Of 2nd School Staffer In 2 WeeksUnion leaders in Minnesota are drawing attention Thursday to the COVID-19 death of a second school staff worker in as many weeks.
Vaccine Error Leads To Some Receiving Saline ShotsA group of people believing they received the COVID-19 vaccine in Sauk Center have now found out they received saline by mistake.
COVID In Minnesota: Walz To Allow Restaurants To Operate At 75% Capacity, Seated Outdoor Venues Capped At 10,000Gov. Tim Walz on Friday announced that, beginning next week, there will be a significant loosening of COVID-19 restrictions.
'It Makes An Incredible Difference': New COVID-19 Guidelines Provide Excitement And Relief For MinnesotansTwins Fans Kirk Roberts and his daughter Lindsay, are already gearing up for a return to baseball after spending Friday morning shopping at the Twins store near Target Field. “Get an early start. That's why we're here. Get ready, get the excitement for the season,” said Roberts.
Weeks Ahead Of Schedule, COVID Vaccine Rollout Expanding To Include 1.8 Million More MinnesotansMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced Tuesday that the state is expanding its vaccine rollout to include more Minnesotans as the goal of vaccinating 70% of seniors was reached weeks ahead of schedule.
'I'm Truly Ecstatic': Minnesotans Heartened As 1.8M More Now COVID Vaccine-EligibleGov. Tim Walz on Tuesday announced the state is opening the next phases in the vaccine rollout, almost a month earlier than planned.
Gov. Tim Walz Announces 'Nic Zapko Day' in MinnesotaIn an official statement, Walz praised Zapko for her ability to provide ASL translation on critical information for Minnesotans.
Study Ranks Minnesota As 6th Safest State During PandemicA new study ranks Minnesota as the sixth safest state during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Roy Wilkins Auditorium To Become Minnesota's 5th Permanent Vaccination SiteThe Roy Wilkins Auditorium will again become a COVID-19 vaccination site, Gov. Tim Walz announced Friday.
COVID In Minnesota: 14 More Deaths Reported As Number Of Vaccine Shots Administered Nears 1.5MA day after the first doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine arrived in Minnesota, state officials reported on Thursday 949 more cases of the virus and 14 more deaths.
Vikings Training Center To Become Johnson & Johnson Vaccine SiteThe Minnesota Vikings are teaming up with state health officials to administer doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Officials Listening To Women About How To Help Their Businesses During The PandemicThe pandemic has disproportionately affected employment for women, particularly women of color. More than 2 million women have left the workforce since February of last year.