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Minnesota House will continue hybrid operations, require masks in 2022

The Speaker of the House announced the plans in a memo to members and staff on Thursday.

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COVID: Mayo Clinic's tips for staying safe while trick-or-treating

A layered approach, especially for those who aren't vaccinated, is recommended.

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As COVID cases continue to rise, greater Minnesota is getting hit hardest

Cases are proportionally lower in the 7-county Twin Cities metro, where vaccination rates are higher.

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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.

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Face mask rules revealed for Twin Cities Marathon weekend

Masks will be required in some outdoor areas, but not while running.

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TSA doubles fines for people who don't wear masks on planes, buses and trains

Those who violate the federal facemask mandate will face stiffer fines.

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MDH urges mask wearing in large crowds – even when outdoors

The advice comes ahead of the opening of the Minnesota State Fair.

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List of Twin Cities school districts with, without, and undecided on mask mandate

19 metro-area districts will require masks; 11 won't require masks; 16 are undecided.

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Rochester schools may change mask rules to require them for all

The school board will consider the proposal, as well as others, on Aug. 17.

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MN businesses, organizations and events that require or recommend a face mask

Many places have changed their protocols due to the spread of the delta variant.

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Walz says State Fair should consider COVID-19 measures, or face losing visitors

The State Fair has said an indoor mask mandate could happen, though final decisions are yet to be made.

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Minneapolis Public Schools to require face masks for staff, students

The rule goes into effect Monday, and will continue at the start of the new school year.

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Minneapolis parks now requiring masks in all indoor spaces

Anyone going inside recreation centers, ice arenas, and indoor spaces at pools must put on a mask.

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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.

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Minneapolis and St. Paul to require face masks in city buildings

The mayors are also urging businesses to adopt mask rules for customers.

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MDH urging that all wear face masks, 12+ get vaccinated for upcoming school year

State health officials revealed their COVID-19 recommendations for 2021-22.

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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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It's official: Minnesota State Fair is on, with no COVID restrictions

Proof of vaccination won't be required, and face masks won't be mandatory.

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Best Buy, Caribou Coffee latest to update face mask requirement for customers

New CDC guidance says vaccinated people don't need to wear face masks indoors.