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Minnesota recorded 20 more COVID-19 deaths on Thursday and more than 1,500 new cases. The new deaths follow a record high day for deaths on ... Read more
12 hours ago by Staff Reports.
Mayo Clinic Health System will transition its COVID-19 testing sites to new indoor locations next Wednesday for safety of patients and staff during the winter, ... Read more
1 day ago by Submitted.
Minnesota reported 35 new COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday, including two additional deaths in Mower County, tying a single-day record set May 28, according to the Minnesota ... Read more
2 days ago by Staff Reports.
Freeborn Fire Department hopes to get second LUCAS CPR machine Read more
2 days ago by Colleen Harrison.
National Alliance on Mental Illness Minnesota will hold its state conference virtually from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 14, according to a press release. ... Read more
2 days ago by Submitted.
Mower County reported its 13th COVID-19 death on Tuesday as over 1,000 new cases were reported across the state. According to the Minnesota Department of ... Read more
3 days ago by Staff Reports.
Minnesota continued its streak of large new COVID-19 cases on Monday with 1,636 cases reported. The new cases increased the state’s cumulative count to 124,439, ... Read more
4 days ago by Staff Reports.
Seventeen new COVID-19 deaths were reported across Minnesota on Sunday, including one in Mower County. The person, who was between 95 and 99 years old, ... Read more
4 days ago by Staff Reports.
A day after recording 21 new COVID-19 cases, Freeborn County reported seven new cases on Saturday, according to health officials. The new cases increase the ... Read more
5 days ago by Staff Reports.
Dr. Brittany Waletzko Bartz is currently scheduling appointments for Albert Lea and its surrounding communities, according to a press release. A native of Albany, Waletzko ... Read more
6 days ago by Submitted.
Nothing good has come from Minnesota’s COVID-19 data this week. That unhappy trend continued Friday. The Minnesota Department of Health reported 13 more deaths atop ... Read more
6 days ago by Staff Reports.
Daily COVID-19 update: No new cases in Freeborn County, but state death count high again; active cases top 10K
A day after reporting 29 COVID-19 deaths — the highest single-day death count in months — Minnesota health officials returned Thursday with an equally grim ... Read more
1 week ago by Staff Reports.
Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea and Austin will light the front of the hospital buildings pink Friday evening in recognition of Breast Cancer ... Read more
1 week ago by Submitted.
Minnesota’s latest COVID-19 data continues to show the state’s numbers headed in the wrong direction. The Health Department Wednesday reported more than 1,200 newly confirmed ... Read more
1 week ago by Minnesota Public Radio.
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota will expand its offering of saliva tests for the coronavirus into a statewide mail-in program that will be available free to all ... Read more