Despite End Of Mandate, Many Minnesotans Not Ready To Drop The MasksThe numbers show 71% of white people living in Minneapolis have received at least one dose. It falls to 35% for Hispanic people, and 28% of Black and African-Americans.
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.
Judge: Minnesota Inmates Can Sue State Over COVID ConcernsACLU-MN alleges that only one-fifth of Minnesota’s approximately 7,600 inmates have been fully vaccinated.
'An Enormous Human Loss': MDH Commissioner Jan Malcolm Reflects On 1 Year Of COVIDJan Malcolm shared the mistakes made, successes celebrated and the personal heartbreak of her own.
Dr. Fauci: COVID Vaccine Rollout Could Soon Speed Up NationwideMinnesota is closing in on delivering one million doses of COVID-19 vaccines.
Experts Fear Spring Break COVID Boom: 'It's Still Really Not A Great Idea To Travel'As the subzero temperatures continue, many Minnesotans are dreaming of a warm escape -- and health experts are worried about a possible rise in COVID-19 cases with more travel.
MDH Commissioner Evaluating Future Of Vaccine Pilot Sites And ‘Lottery’; Clinics, Pharmacies May Take WeightTens of thousands Minnesota seniors on a waitlist COVID-19 vaccines won’t all be inoculated at one of the nine pilot sites across the state, a top health official said. The vision is for the majority of people to get vaccinated at community pharmacies and clinics.
COVID Vaccine (MN): Health Care Workers Start To Get 2nd DosesHealth care workers at the Minneapolis VA hospital got their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine Monday.
MDH: New COVID-19 Strain Has 'Greater Ease Of Spread'Britain is weathering a new strain of COVID-19 that experts say is 70% more infectious than others, leading to strict lockdowns and travel restrictions from at least 40 countries.
Minnesota To Adopt Shorter, 10-Day And 7-Day Quarantine OptionsMinnesota Department of Health said they will update their COVID guidances to include new recommendations from the Center for Disease Control, which include options for shorter quarantines.
First Responders Argue They Should Be Among First Minnesotans To Get COVID VaccineHealth commissioner Jan Malcolm said health care workers, long-term care workers and long-term care residents are in group 1A and are first in line for the vaccine.
COVID In Minnesota: MDH Says Thanksgiving-Related Deaths To Appear Within WeeksMDH Commissioner Jan Malcolm believes it will likely be only another couple of weeks before we reach 400,000 cases.
'Help Us': Minnesota ICUs Approaching Full Capacity As Daily COVID Cases Explode“We’re trying to get them to a higher level of care when we can, but it’s tight. And it’s a real struggle in the emergency room trying to find beds anywhere in Minnesota,” Dr. Deb Dittberner said.
Why Some COVID Test Results Take Longer To Return Than Others Some people are reporting a long wait for their COVID-19 test results.
What Is 'COVID Fatigue' And How Do We Overcome It? Good QuestionIt's been more than 200 days since Minnesota schools first closed due to COVID. As winter approaches and cases rise, health officials warn the effects of the pandemic are wearing on us.