Artists, Activists Collaborate To Urge Communities Of Color To Mask UpThe "We Wear The Mask" campaign uses message and music to help get more people in communities disproportionately impacted by the virus to wear a mask.
Time Magazine Recognizes Minnesota InventionsThe Breath-99 company makes the mask that not only prevents a person from spreading the coronavirus but also protects the person wearing the mask.
Wayzata Teen Starts Mask-Making Business, Donates Profits Back To CommunityMarit Larson wanted to encourage her Wayzata senior classmates and other young people to wear masks.
AG Ellison Secures Agreement With Price Gouging Store Owner Who Sold N95 Masks For Inflated PricesWhen the COVID-19 pandemic began in Minnesota in March, a St. Paul man had made trips around the state to purchase face masks, later selling them online for inflated prices.
Minnesota's Statewide Mask Mandate Goes Into Effect SaturdayMask up, Minnesota! Saturday marks the first day of the state's mask mandate.
Rochester Becomes Latest City To Make Masks MandatoryStarting Wednesday, Rochester became the latest city in Minnesota to make masks mandatory.
Dane County Becomes Wisconsin's First Community To Require Face MasksAll Dane County residents will be required to wear masks when indoors, except at their own home, under the first order of its kind issued Tuesday in Wisconsin as cases of COVID-19 are rising in the state, particularly among young adults.
Fashion Model Halima Aden Helps Create Face Masks For Frontline Workers Wearing Hijabs Or TurbansMinnesota fashion model Halima Aden has a new design project: helping create masks for frontline workers who wear hijabs or turbans.
What Type Of Mask Should Be Worn In Public? And How Do You Keep It Clean?Currently the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urges people to wear a cloth mask when they are in public.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Front Line Retail & Food Industry Employees Protest Working Conditions“If we're essential workers we should be respected as essential workers."
Union: Nurses Want Proof Minn. Hospitals Are Ready To Fight Ebola Here in Minnesota, the union that represents thousands of nurses is asking for better training and better gear to deal with Ebola. Members of the Minnesota Nurses Association voted in favor of a resolution that calls on hospitals to provide the highest level of protective equipment, such as hazardous materials suits.
Police: 3 Masked Men Robbed A Fridley Bank On HalloweenThere's nothing strange about seeing someone in a mask on Halloween, unless you're a bank teller and one of the masked men has a gun. The FBI said three men in masks robbed the TCF Bank in Fridley on Friday night.