COVID In Minnesota: 4,511 Newly Reported Cases Over The Weekend; 44 More DeathsMinnesota's latest rolling seven-day average positivity rate has ticked down a notch, currently sitting at 10.9% from a recent peak of 11%. That's still, however, above the line considered "high risk," which is drawn at 10%.
COVID In Minnesota: State Tallies More Than 10,000 Reinfections Since Pandemic's StartAs post-Thanksgiving crowds hit stores for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday deals, health officials in Minnesota report 4,131 new cases of COVID-19 and 56 deaths.
COVID In Minnesota: State's Average Case Rate Is Now Worst In The NationHospitals across the state are making a desperate plea for the public's help as COVID-19 cases hit an all-time high this year. It’s considered Minnesota’s fourth wave in the ongoing battle against the virus.
2 Minnesotans Sick From National Outbreak of E.Coli O157Two Minnesotans are ill from eating organic baby spinach linked to a national outbreak of E.coli O157.
MDH Encourages Caregivers To Remember 'ABCs Of Safe Sleep' For InfantsThe Minnesota Department of Health is encouraging parents to talk to caregivers about the ABCs of safe sleep for infants.
COVID In Minnesota: State Has Worst 7-Day Case Rate In Country, CDC SaysAs hospital beds are filling up in places they never did before in Minnesota, the state's health department reports that there have been 5,266 newly reported positive cases.
COVID In Minnesota: Average Positivity Rate Now Highest Since Last DecemberThe state reports that there have been 4,849 newly reported positive cases, and 28 more deaths due to the virus in the last 24 hours. Of those deaths, one was a Hennepin County resident in their late 20s.
COVID In Minnesota: Positivity Rate Nears 'High Risk'; Walz Says Vaccination Events Helped Close Gaps Among BIPOC CommunitiesThe news comes two weeks from the Thanksgiving holiday. And as Minnesotans finalize their Thanksgiving plans, health officials encouraged them to take advantage of testing options and use known mitigation strategies, such as wearing a mask regardless of vaccination status.
COVID-19 In MN: Latest Positivity Rate Nears 'High Risk' ThresholdA day after warning that COVID-19 case numbers are among the highest seen this year, Minnesota health officials reported 7,173 additional cases and 20 more deaths.
COVID In MN: MDH Reports 32 Deaths As Latest Positivity Rate, Daily New Cases Continue To RiseMinnesota health officials’ Thursday update on the COVID-19 pandemic shows the latest positivity rate, hospital admissions and daily new case rate all on the rise.
MPCA Expands Private Well Sampling Area In AndoverMinnesota Pollution Control Agency and the Minnesota Department of Health have expanded the study area for private well contamination in Andover.