(Saint Paul, MN) -- Governor Tim Walz says Minnesota has now reached his "moon shot" goal of being able to perform 20 thousand COVID tests per day -- although about a month later than he originally envisioned.
(Saint Paul, MN) -- Though officials have expressed disappointment that the special session failed to accomplish its objectives, one important thing was accomplished.
(Undated) -- An increase in public watchdog reports of "gatherings of teens and young adults" prompted the Minnesota Department of Health to issue a reminder that COVID-19 is not just a disease for the elderly.
(Saint Paul, MN) -- Of the 24 COVID-19 related deaths reported by the Minnesota Department of Health over the weekend, 15 were in long term care facilities.
(Saint Paul, MN) -- Three of Minnesota's eight regions -- southeast, northeast and the metro area -- are in the "yellow" range with around 90 percent of their ICU beds in use due to COVID-19.