2 Minnesota Wild players test positive for COVID-19
Both players will be unavailable Thursday night when the Wild face the expansion Kraken.
Pfizer to seek emergency use authorization to vaccinate kids ages 5 to 11
Pfizer says clinical trials have revealed positive results.
COVID-19 case rate drops in 51 of 87 Minnesota counties
Four of the 10 lowest case rates are metro-area counties.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Thursday, October 21
The latest data from the health department.
Minnesota to offer free COVID rapid testing at 9 more sites
Three new rapid testing sites opened in Minnesota this week.
New COVID charts show hospitalization, death rates based on vaccine status
The unvaccinated are far more likely than the fully vaccinated to become hospitalized or die.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, October 20
The latest from the state health department.
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz launches re-election campaign
Their campaign slogan: "One Minnesota. Moving Forward."
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Monday, October 18
Hospitalizations have surpassed 1,000 in the latest update.
Fargo TV host leaves before station vaccine mandate goes into effect
Chris Berg is out at the TV station, but in at a local radio station.
95 Minnesota schools have 5+ COVID cases, 2 more school staffers die
There have been 10 school employees who have died from COVID during the pandemic.
Ban for those who don't wear masks at Rochester School Board meetings
The board will have people trespassed, which comes with a one year ban from all school property.
4 MN hospitals reveal how many COVID patients are vaccinated, unvaccinated
Vaccines are working, though you can still get sick.
Mpls. school board considering vaccination requirement for staff
Anyone who submits to regular COVID-19 testing would be exempt.
Teachers, staff in St. Paul required to get COVID vaccine or weekly testing
It's believed St. Paul is the third district in Minnesota to require vaccines or weekly testing for teachers and staff.
Thousands turn out for 'medical freedom' rally against vaccine mandates
Multiple state GOP lawmakers addressed the crowds.
Two more groups withdraw from the Minnesota State Fair
The delta variant and the fair's COVID-19 policy are among the reasons groups are bowing out of the event.
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.
Anoka-Hennepin, Moorhead schools enact mask mandates
Previously, the districts were only recommending masks for unvaccinated students and staff.
Phoebe Bridgers to require proof of vaccination for rescheduled concert
She's replacing her two Palace Theatre shows with a single outdoor gig.
Nearly 80K newly vaccinated Minnesotans sign up for $100 incentive
The incentive program helped drive up the state's vaccinated rate.
Low Cut Connie cancels Grandstand show over State Fair COVID policy
The band announced the decision Monday.
FDA gives full approval to Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine
This approval is expected to lead to more vaccine mandates.