Minnesota sees uptick in COVID cases
The Minnesota Department of Health reported over 14,000 test this morning, bringing the State’s total to over 557,000 tests.
Officials reported 498 new positive COVID-19 cases this morning, as the state’s total number of cases neared 35,000. Jackson County remains at 53, Cottonwood County is up 3 to 130, Martin County is up 3 to 152 and Nobles County is up 6 to 1,643.
5 new deaths reported this morning, bringing the state’s total to 1,411, of which 1,112 are among residents in long-term care or assisted living facilities.
The number of Minnesotans in the hospital decreased 1 to 335. Those in ICU decreased 5 to 157.