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23 Minnesotans infected with salmonella linked to onions

Four of Minnesota residents were hospitalized. None have died.

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COVID-19: Gov. Walz reveals new actions to ease hospital strain

He's putting the National Guard on alert and expanding the emergency staffing pool.

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Hospitals hit lowest point of staffed bed availability during pandemic

Not even the massive fall/winter surge in 2020 led to a capacity crisis like this.

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Dr. Fauci says trick-or-treating this year is OK, 'enjoy it'

“Particularly if you’re vaccinated, you can get out there ... and enjoy it," the nation's top infections disease doctor said.

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Minnesota opens COVID antibody treatment clinic in the Twin Cities

The treatment can decrease the likelihood someone will need to be hospitalized.

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Here are the CDC's COVID-19 guidelines for the holidays

It's the second year of celebrating holidays during the pandemic.

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Nonfatal drug overdoses continued to increase during COVID-19 pandemic

They mirrored the trend of fatal overdoses seen during 2020.

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CDC: Minnesotans sickened by salmonella from unknown food source

Minnesota has reported the second-most cases so far.

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MN rep calls upholding of TX abortion law 'great news for America'

Rep. Tim Miller also outlined a new abortion-related bill he plans to introduce.

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Data shows no increased risk of miscarriage with mRNA vaccines

The research, led by Minnesota-based HealthPartners Institute, was published Thursday.

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Unseasonable RSV, COVID-19 continue to 'stretch capacity' at Children’s MN

Health experts expect things to become even more active with kids returning to school.

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Study finds 'no serious health effects' linked to mRNA vaccines

The study monitored 6.2 million recipients of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine.

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Mayo study: Lab-made antibodies may prevent some COVID hospitalizations

The findings only apply to "high-risk" patients with a mild or moderate case of COVID.

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Where are child COVID vaccination rates highest and lowest in Minnesota?

In many counties, fewer than half of all eligible children have received even one dose.

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State Fair reveals COVID rules: People urged – but not required – to wear masks

The fair is urging attendees to follow the guidance "because it’s the right thing to do."

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Doctor who encouraged parents to not vaccinate their children disciplined

The Minnesota Board of Medical Practice found his behavior to be "unethical or improper."

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Latest opioid settlement could bring more than $300M to MN

This agreement involves Johnson & Johnson and three pharmaceutical distributors.

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Photos: Smoke-filled skies in northern Minnesota

Wildfire smoke is creating a thick, gray haze in parts of the northland.

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Special enrollment period for MNsure plans ends this Friday

The special enrollment period has been open for five months.

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6 Minnesota counties rank among the 100 healthiest in the US

That's according to the latest ranking from U.S. News.