Funeral For Community Activist Mel Reeves To Be Held ThursdayReeves died last week due to complications from COVID-19 at age 64. He was a fixture at rallies, protests and marches. For more than three decades in total, Reeves was on the front lines of the fight for social justice.
After 2 Weeks In The Hospital With COVID Pneumonia, Activist Mel Reeves Encourages Others To Get VaccinatedA long-time community activist and organizer is speaking out from his hospital bed about the importance of getting vaccinated.
Gather Only With Vaccinated Family Members For Holidays, Dr. Osterholm SaysThe FDA signed off on COVID-19 booster shots for adults. But some worry it's coming too late to turn around Minnesota's latest surge.
University of Minnesota Will Require Proof Of Vaccination For EmployeesPresident Joan Gabel sent a systemwide message on Tuesday to students, faculty, and staff that the school must collect proof of vaccination from its employees.
COVID Booster Shots Now Available At Mall Of AmericaThe Minnesota Department of Health says it has increased Bloomington's site capacity to administer 500 booster shots a day.
New HealthPartners Study Finds Vaccines 'Highly Effective', Even Against Delta VariantThe HealthPartners Institute announced the results of two vaccine efficacy studies Friday afternoon, calling them "highly protective" against COVID-19.
St. Paul Public Schools Requires Staff To Be Vaccinated For COVID-19The St. Paul School Board on Friday unanimously approved a motion which requires all staff to be vaccinated for COVID-19, or submit to regular testing.
$100 COVID Vaccine Incentive Extended In WisconsinWisconsin's $100 reward program for those receiving the COVID-19 vaccine will be extended two weeks until Sept. 19, Gov. Tony Evers announced Friday.
U Of M Researchers Study Effectiveness Of 3rd COVID Vaccine DoseImportant research on the effectiveness of a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine is underway in the Twin Cities.
Walz Extends $100 Vaccine Reward Program Through Aug. 22Gov. Tim Walz announced Sunday evening the extension of the $100 vaccine reward initiative.
COVID In Minnesota: Some Immunocompromised Minnesotans Could Soon Get Booster ShotSome immunocompromised Minnesotans should be able to get a third dose of the vaccine as soon as this weekend.
Doctors See Rise In Pregnant Woman With COVID, Encourage VaccinationTwin Cities doctors are concerned over seeing a rise in pregnant women becoming sick with COVID-19.
COVID In Minnesota: 70% Of Minnesotans 16+ Have Received At Least One Vaccine DoseCompared to one month ago, the number of first doses administered per week is up 129%. In all, over 5.9 million doses have been administered since December.
Vaccinated Versus Unvaccinated, Experts Give Advice To Those Visiting The Minnesota State FairClimbing cases among the unvaccinated are raising concerns about Minnesota's battle against a highly-contagious form of COVID-19.
COVID In Minnesota: 3 Deaths, 882 New Cases Reported; 52% Of Minnesotans 16 And Older Are Fully VaccinatedA day after Gov. Tim Walz lifted the statewide mask mandate, Minnesota health officials reported three deaths and 882 new cases out of roughly 26,000 tests.