The number of confirmed cases in Minnesota is up 413 from Tuesday’s count. Hospitalizations continue to drop in the state after reaching a peak of 263 on May 30.
A stitched, two-layer cotton mask was the most protective, limiting the droplet spread to 2.5 inches.
MDH also said Tuesday that number of new cases is based on 12,705 tests.
Sunday’s tally of new confirmed cases is the first time since June 6 that the state has reported more than 500 new cases in one day, though the state is currently testing thousands more people per day.
Other top symptoms were loss of smell and difficulty breathing. And, of course, people with COVID-19 can be entirely symptom-free.
MDH also said Thursday there have been 34,123 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota. The number of positives is up 360 from Wednesday’s count.
MDH also said Wednesday there have been 33,763 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota. The number of confirmed cases is up 294 from Tuesday’s count.
The Minnesota Department of Health also said Tuesday that there have been 33,469 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota, up 242 from Monday’s count.
Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death toll since April 12.
The Minnesota Department of Health also said Saturday there have been 32,467 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota, up 436 from Friday’s count.
Thirteen of the 17 deaths announced Friday by the Minnesota Department of Health were among residents of long-term care facilities. Of the 1,361 COVID-19 deaths reported in Minnesota, 1,077 have been among residents of long-term care.
GOP Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka admitted that what had once been a civil relationship between him and Walz has weakened, citing the effect of the COVID-19 lockdown, the emotions sparked by the death of George Floyd and the upcoming election.
MDH also said Thursday there have been 31,675 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota. The number of positives is up 379 from Wednesday’s count and is based on 12,465 new tests.
MDH also said Wednesday there have been 31,296 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota. The number of positives is up 414 from Tuesday’s count and is based on 19,573 new tests.
Gov. Tim Walz expressed “concern” about the bipartisan bill, which would distribute $841 million of the state’s allocation from the federal CARES Act to Minnesota cities, counties and townships, based on population.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued updated COVID-19 pandemic guidelines to help people reduce their risk of either contracting or spreading the infection.
Minnesota Department of Health officials say it’s too early to tell whether the case numbers are simply small upticks in a plateau — or the start of a larger increase.
The main target of the suits is the state law requiring an absentee voter to have another registered voter witness the voting process — and the voter’s ballot signature.
MDH said there have been 29,316 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota.
It’s not as though the DFL-controlled House and GOP-controlled Senate can’t or won’t acknowledge each other’s goals. It’s just that it isn’t going to be a top priority for what will be a unique special session of the Minnesota Legislature.