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6 counties with low vaxx rates finally cross 50% among 12+

But two counties in Minnesota still remain below that threshold.

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Teachers union calls for 'bold' plan to get kids vaccinated against COVID

"All options should be on the table," Denise Specht, president of Education Minnesota, said.

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Elvis Costello cancels Mystic Lake show, will play vax-requiring First Ave instead

Those who bought tickets to Mystic Lake will be refunded, and need to buy new tickets.

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MN United fan groups urge boycott till team enacts vaccine mandate

The Dark Clouds and Red Loons are calling on its members to skip home games.

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HealthPartners lays out timeline for how unvaccinated workers will lose their jobs

The health care provider specified the consequences for not getting vaccinated in an email to staff on Tuesday.

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More than 3,000 Minnesotans got the COVID-19 vaccine at the State Fair

Those who get their first jab at the fair get a $100 Visa gift card on the spot.

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Hundreds have gotten the COVID vaccine — and $100 — at MN State Fair

Those who get their first jab at the fair get a $100 Visa gift card on the spot.

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Wayzata steakhouse owner to give away $25 gift cards at vaccine event

Those who register for an appointment will also be entered to win concert tickets.

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Kirk Cousins on Osterholm COVID briefing: 'It was what it was'

The Vikings quarterback is almost certainly unvaccinated heading into the 2021 season.

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Walz: $100 rewards for those who get first COVID shots at State Fair

Those who get their first shots at the fair will get a $100 Visa gift card.

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Vaccination rates among MN kids have doubled in past 2 weeks

The state's "Vax to School" campaign appears to be working.

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Rochester schools will require face masks for young learners

Students older than 12 are encouraged but not required to wear masks.

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Minneapolis Fed to require all 1,100 employees to get COVID vaccine

Employees must be fully vaccinated by the end of August as a condition of their employment.

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Hennepin County approves $100,000 budget for vaccine incentives

The resolution will invest $100,000 in federal funding for the vaccine incentive program.

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Beer Dabbler giving away beer festival tickets for life to 1 vaccinated person

Anyone who gets at least one dose of the vaccine by July 1 can enter to win.

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Gov. Walz reveals list of 9 free rewards for those who get vaccinated

Rewards range from State Fair tickets to passes to various attractions.

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MDH more focused on getting people vaccinated than wasting doses

Now that there's ample supply of the vaccine, health officials' focus has shifted.

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Minnesota could begin offering incentives to get vaccinated, Walz says

Other states have already began offering incentives including cash prizes, scholarships and hunting and fishing licenses.

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Viral videos of vaccine thefts lead to charges for MN anti-vaxxer

Thomas Edward Humphrey is a 32-year-old St. Paul resident.

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Twin Cities police investigating COVID vaccine thefts in viral videos

Video of the incidents were recorded and shared online.