For many providers, the pandemic has been another difficult hurdle in an already tough business. For others, though, COVID-19 made the industry more attractive because of poor job prospects elsewhere.
If the Senate’s recent hearing schedule for Walz appointees are any indication, Republicans are not happy with one particular aspect of the governor’s administration: the state’s environmental policy.
The 17 deaths represent the highest one-day death toll since June 19. The state has reported more than 10 deaths in a day only three times so far in July and August.
The Minnesota Department of Health said Monday that confirmed cases are up 564 from Sunday’s count, based on 12,690 new tests.
Though plenty of DFLers in northern Minnesota support two copper-nickel mining projects proposed for the region, PolyMet and Twin Metals, Jen McEwen says Duluth residents have pent-up demand for a “more progressive politics.”
Prior to Wednesday, Minnesota had not reported double-digit deaths from COVID-19 in a single day since July 2.
The new case count is the lowest tally since June 29, though there were also far fewer tests conducted than is typical.
Under the federal government’s use-it-or-lose-it constraints, Minnesota cities and counties are quickly finding ways to spend the money.
The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 is up 797 from Saturday’s count and is based on 19,959 new tests — the highest number of tests reported in a single day so far.
Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Friday, while the number of confirmed cases is up 545 from Thursday’s count.
Predictions of widespread closures among Minnesota child care providers have not come to pass, at least not yet, though the industry remains wobbly.
The Minnesota Department of Health said Monday that the number of confirmed cases is up 613 from Sunday’s count.
The Minnesota Department of Health also announced that six more Minnesotans had died of COVID-19, for a total of 1,600 since the start of the pandemic.
Without state money, University of Minnesota researchers have turned to an unusual source to finance the project: crowdfunding.
Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Tuesday.
Three more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Sunday, for a total of 1,574.
Five more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Friday, for a total of 1,566.
While the number of people in the ICU remains relatively low, the number of people reported to be hospitalized but not in intensive care jumped by 21 on Thursday.
Some hailed the policing legislation for significantly changing law enforcement in Minnesota. But when it comes to the question of residency incentives, lawmakers may not have changed anything at all.
The governor has been mulling whether to implement a statewide mask mandate in Minnesota for weeks.