The deadly third wave of influenza in 1919 shows what can happen when people prematurely relax their guard.
As of Monday, the most recent day of data available, 1,454,834 people in Minnesota, or 26.2 percent of the population, had received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Much of the spread of the B117 variant of COVID-19 in Minnesota has been among school-age children.
We need to come together to develop a national operational strategy to combat behavioral health problems.
Though no deaths were reported for the first time in 11 months, the seven-day positivity average has moved upward recently.
In some states that opened up eligibility more quickly, massive demand brought down websites and jammed phone lines, causing delays.
Medical studies have reported that people with schizophrenia are the second most likely after the elderly to die if infected with COVID-19.
The Minnesota Department of Health also said Sunday that 5 more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19.
The Minnesota Department of Health has found 317 cases of the B117 variant in the state, up from 250 cases reported Monday, as well as 73 cases of two strains that were identified in California and three cases of the B1351 variant first identified in South Africa.
According to the latest data, 1,303,210 people in Minnesota have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
On Wednesday, MDH also announced it had revised guidance on visitation and outings for the state’s long-term care facilities.
The Minnesota Department of Health also said Tuesday that two more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19.
A COVID-19 cluster in the southwestern Twin Cities metro now includes 140 epidemiologically linked cases, 32 of which are confirmed to be the B117 variant.
According to the most recent data available, 1,240,140 people in Minnesota, or 22.3 percent of the population, have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
The state’s most recent data say 1,163,483 Minnesotans, roughly 20.9 percent of the state’s population, have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Walz is raising or eliminating capacity limits for indoor social gatherings, restaurants, gyms and more.
The state also reported Thursday that 1,129,967 people in Minnesota have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine, up 26,614 from the previous day.
A few districts and charter schools plan to be in distance learning for at least several more weeks, including the largest district in Greater Minnesota: Rochester.
The Minnesota Department of Health also said Wednesday that nine more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19.
Who qualifies, where to get a shot, and whether you’ll have to show proof of a job or health condition.