COVID-19: The CDC's new guidance on how long to quarantine and isolate
The Minnesota Department of Health says it will update its COVID guidance.
New clue may explain how rare tropical disease sickened Minnesotan
Four individuals mysteriously came down with melioidosis earlier this year.
Doctors urge flu shots ahead of potentially severe flu season
Last year's mild flu season could make the coming months more challenging.
Here are the CDC's COVID-19 guidelines for the holidays
It's the second year of celebrating holidays during the pandemic.
Counties without K-12 mask mandate see sharper rise in child COVID cases
That's according to a new study that compared case rates.
CDC: Minnesotans sickened by salmonella from unknown food source
Minnesota has reported the second-most cases so far.
3 Twin Cities counties reach 16+ vaccination rate of 80%
More than 8 in 10 residents of that age group have gotten at least one dose.
All but 2 MN counties have 'high' level of COVID-19 transmission
Masks are strongly recommended in indoor, public spaces throughout the state.
Just 1 MN county is below CDC's mask guidance threshold
That means a mask is recommended for everyone in public, indoor spaces.
As start of school approaches, Osterholm urges parents to buy high-quality masks
Dr. Michael Osterholm is worried that some districts aren't properly prepared.
83 of MN's 87 counties have high or substantial COVID transmission
Less than a month ago, just 14 counties fell into those categories.
Just 8 MN counties remain below CDC's face mask guidance threshold
Face masks are now suggested in public, indoor spaces in 90% of the state.
CDC confirms 4th case of rare tropical disease; 1 case in Minnesota
Two people have died.
71 of MN's 87 counties have high or substantial COVID transmission
The list keeps growing.
Number of MN counties with high, substantial COVID transmission hits 64
Nine days ago, 14 counties passed that threshold. We're now up to 64.
MN medical groups urge K-12 schools to adopt mask requirement for all
They say it will help protect other students who can't get vaccinated or are at risk.
35 counties, including most of Twin Cities, now COVID hotspots
The CDC recommends everyone wear a mask in public, indoor places in these counties.
CDC document: Delta variant as contagious as chickenpox
Vaccines remain very effective at preventing severe illness from the delta variant, however.
The 14 MN counties with 'substantial or high' COVID-19 transmission
The CDC says everyone in these areas should wear a mask in indoor public places.
CDC: Masks recommended in places with 'substantial or high' transmission
The agency is also recommending masks for everyone in K-12 schools.
MN saw decline in routine child vaccinations amid pandemic
The CDC study looked at Minnesota and nine other states.
CDC: Don't kiss, cuddle backyard chickens due to salmonella outbreak
The agency has recorded more than 160 illnesses across 43 states.
Governor Walz to rescind statewide mask mandate on Friday
He'll sign executive orders Friday morning.