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.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Metro Transit And Union Join Forces To Secure More Face MasksCurrently, close to 200 Metro Transit union employees are off the job, either with varying degrees if illnesses or on personal leaves.
'Demand Will Actually Outpace Supplies': 3M Product On Front Lines Of Global Coronavirus Fight"Right now we expect that demand will actually outpace supplies for the near future," Dr. Nicole McCollough says.
How Effective Are Face Masks?The Minnesota Department of Health says there’s no reason for healthy people to wear face masks to prevent illnesses, especially with the 2019 Novel Coronavirus.
Bitter Cold Not Fun For Folks Who Work OutsideWhile health experts are warning people to stay out of the bitter cold if possible, there are some that are forced to withstand the elements because of their jobs. Bike messenger John Lindwall employs a simple strategy when the temperature and wind chill get to be too much. "Just don't think about it, you know,” Lindwall said. “Put it out of your mind."
Vikings Rookie Webb Fined $5k For FacemaskVikings quarterback Joe Webb has been fined $5,000 by the NFL for a "major" facemask penalty he committed during a run in Minnesota's last game against Philadelphia.