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.
COVID In Minnesota: 583 Cases, 9 Deaths Reported; 88% Of Seniors Have Received At Least 1 Vaccine DoseThe Minnesota Department of Health reported 583 positive cases of COVID-19 and nine deaths Tuesday, bringing the cumulative case count to 589,527 and total fatalities to 7,240.
COVID In Minnesota: MDH Reports 1,321 Cases, 8 Deaths As Nearly 48% Of Eligible Minnesotans Are Fully VaccinatedAs of Thursday, roughly 60% of Minnesotans have received their first vaccine dose and 47.8% have completed the series.
All Minnesotans Ages 16 And Older Now Eligible For COVID-19 VaccineNearly all Minnesotans are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
‘Cultural Brokers’ Work To Bridge Gaps In Equitable Vaccine DistributionThere continues to be gaps in equitable vaccine distribution across the country, and in Minnesota. State officials and community partners are taking steps to close the gaps.
Three CVS Locations, Goodrich Pharmacy To Start Administering VaccineCVS Health and Goodrich Pharmacy have joined the network of pharmacies administering vaccines across Minnesota.
Wisconsin Vaccine Rollout To Expand, Include 2 Million More ResidentsWisconsin plans to greatly expand the number of people eligible for the coronavirus vaccine by about 2 million people, including those with certain pre-existing conditions, as positive cases decline and vaccine availability increases.
COVID In Minnesota: 12 Deaths, 975 Cases Reported Saturday; 1M Have Received At Least One Vaccine DoseMinnesota Health officials on Saturday reported 975 cases of COVID-19 and 12 additional deaths. More than 1 million Minnesotans have received at least one vaccine dose.
More Than 1 Million Wisconsin Residents Have Been VaccinatedMore than 1 million people in Wisconsin have received at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine, Gov. Tony Evers said Friday. But that good news was tempered by the announcement that health officials have detected another highly contagious version of the virus in the state.
COVID In Minnesota: 17 Deaths, 788 Cases ReportedHealth officials on Wednesday reported 788 additional cases of COVID-19 and 17 deaths. More than 1.4 million vaccine doses have been administered in the state.
Adults With Down Syndrome Push For COVID Vaccine PrioritizationResearchers found that individuals with Down syndrome were almost five times more likely to be hospitalized from COVID and at 10 times higher risk of death from the disease.
Health Care Workers At Small Clinics And Private Practices Get Left Behind In COVID Vaccine RolloutWhile the next phase of vaccine rollout is already underway for people 65 and older, some health care workers are still waiting for their turn. Many of them work at smaller community clinics, private practices or dentists offices.
MDH's Vaccine Pilot Program Sign-Up Website Overwhelmed On First DayThe state's new COVID vaccine pilot program kicked off at noon on Tuesday, and though appointments were available to anyone 65 and older, the online sign-up faltered, overwhelmed by interest.
HealthPartners Researchers To Study COVID Vaccine Impact On PregnancyA Minnesota health institute will be studying how the COVID-19 vaccine impacts pregnant women.