Coronavirus In Minnesota: COVID-19 Cases Rise By 2,178; 15 Additional Deaths ReportedMinnesota health officials on Tuesday reported 2,178 new COVID-19 cases and 15 more deaths.
Gov. Walz Urges Vigilance As COVID Cases Soar; Feds Sending State Nearly 1.7M Rapid TestsGov. Tim Walz and the state's top health officials addressed Minnesota's COVID-19 situation on Monday afternoon, urging residents to not be anything other than vigilant as the state's virus statistics continue to spike.
COVID In Minnesota: State Reports 1,578 More Cases, And 4 More DeathsAccording to the state’s Dial Back Dashboard, Minnesota’s seven-day rolling average positivity rate is around 6% as of Oct. 12, due to data lag. The state had been hovering around 5% during most of September.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: MDH Reports 1,684 More COVID-19 Cases And 21 DeathsMinnesota health officials on Sunday reported 1,684 new coronavirus cases and 21 more deaths.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: 2,268 New COVID Cases Reported, With 14 Additional DeathsOn Saturday, Minnesota health officials reported 2,268 additional cases of COVID-19 and 14 deaths.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: COVID-19 Cases Rise By 1,721; 13 Additional Deaths ReportedMinnesota health officials on Friday reported 1,721 new coronavirus cases and 13 more deaths.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: State Launches COVID-19 Home Saliva Test Pilot ProgramMinnesota health officials announced a pilot program Thursday that will provide at-home COVID-19 saliva tests for residents in two dozen counties and tribal nations statewide in an effort to expand access to testing as the state experiences a surge in cases in recent weeks.
MDH: 'COVID Fatigue' Driving Up New Minnesota Infections“The decision to not stay home when you're ill, to not get tested, to go to a gathering, not wear a mask isn't just about you. It's about the entire state and the next few months we're going to have,” MDH Commissioner Jan Malcolm said.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: MDH Reports Largest Spike In Daily COVID-19 Deaths Since MayMinnesota health officials on Wednesday reported 1,082 new COVID-19 cases and 35 more deaths -- the largest spike in daily deaths seen since late May.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: MDH Reports 7 More COVID-19 Deaths, 1,120 New CasesMinnesota health officials on Tuesday reported 1,120 new coronavirus cases and seven more deaths.
MDH Expects 60K COVID Tests A Day Once New Saliva Testing Sites Start To Open"If we could start by just getting on the same page with masking and social distancing, I think that would really go a long way," MDH's Kris Ehresmann said.