Gov. Walz: Federal Government Diverted Hospital Gown Shipment Bound For MinnesotaGov. Tim Walz says the federal government stopped a shipment of hospital gowns from arriving in Minnesota, sending it somewhere else without explanation.
Twin Cities' Nurses, Hospitals At Odds Over PPE On The JobNurses across the Twin Cities are protesting the lack of personal protective equipment on the job.
'Where Is It?' Nurses, Lawmakers Voice Frustrations Over Continued Lack Of Personal Protective Equipment Minnesota lawmakers heard pleas from nurses on the front lines in the COVID-19 battle Tuesday.
Class Of 2020 Donating Graduation Gowns To Be Used For PPEWith graduation ceremonies going virtual, students are finding a new purpose for their gowns.
M Health Fairview Unveils New COVID-19 Booths Expected To Ramp Up Testing NumbersA mechanical engineering professor at the University of Minnesota came up with the design, and it got clinic leaders excited.
Coronavirus In MN: 'There's No Scrub Shortage': Nurses Protest Allina Health's Uniform PolicyUnited Hospital nurses on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic were standing curbside Monday afternoon outside the ER, taking a break from battling the virus to instead amplify their battle with management over a uniform policy.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Union Calls For PPE And Hazard Pay After Janitor Dies Of COVID-19After a COVID-19-related death, a Minnesota union representing janitors and many other workers throughout the state is calling for additional personal protective equipment and hazard pay.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Front Line Retail & Food Industry Employees Protest Working Conditions“If we're essential workers we should be respected as essential workers."
Coronavirus Updates: Burnsville Native Develops Mask Exchange WebsiteA Minnesota native has launched a website to connect mask makers with those who need the personal protective equipment in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Updates: Minnesota Has Zero Gowns In Critical Care SuppliesThe State of Minnesota currently awaits delivery of over 100,000 medical gowns for its critical care supplies.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard's 133rd Airlift Wing Making Hundreds Of Face MasksA different kind of sound is coming from the air crew flight equipment shop of the Minnesota National Guard's 133rd Airlift Wing.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chinese-American Doctors Donate Thousands Of PPEWhen the fight against the deadly viral invader, COVID-19 began, critical medical stockpiles were woefully short in hospitals and clinics across the country.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Suit By 3M Alleges Price-Gouging For Personal Protective Equipment By New Jersey CompanyThe lawsuit seeks unspecified monetary damages as well as all profits derived from the alleged scheme, which 3M said it plans to donate to COVID-19 charitable organizations.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: President Trump Says '3M Saga Ends Very Happily'President Donald Trump is touting the end of a dispute with 3M to supply millions of masks to medical professionals on the front lines of the fight against the coronavirus.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Southeastern Town's Fire Department Suspends EMS Due To Lack Of Personal Protective EquipmentLocal authorities say the equipment is being "triaged to hospitals and ambulance services" at this time. They hope to resume full services as soon as possible.