(St. Paul, MN) The daily numbers came out from the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) concerning the coronavirus pandemic today. On Wednesday MDH reported two Douglas County residents were among the 72 Minnesotans who had died with COVID-19 complications. After no report Thursday, Friday's report included four more residents from Douglas County. They were included among the 101 deaths statewide as part of Friday's report. Of the 46 COVID-related deaths in Horizon Public Health's five-county region (Douglas, Pope, Grant, Stevens, Traverse), 35 of them have come from Douglas County.
Stearns County, which has experienced 12 more COVID-related deaths in the past three days, saw another 678 people testing positive for the virus.
Other related data from the MDH reports:
COUNTY /(Fri's # of Positive Cases) / 3-day total cases/ 3-day deaths
- Douglas Co. (44) / 125 / 6
- Grant Co. (5) / 16 / 0
- Kandiyohi (44) / 122 / 4
- Otter Tail (58) / 151 / 5
- Pope Co. (9) / 16 / 1
- Stearns Co. (314) / 678 / 12
- Todd Co. (22) / 64 / 0
- Wadena Co. (11) / 31 / 0