Kris Ehresmann

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Minnesota health leaders say state's vaccine progress better than figures suggest

Minnesota is lagging behind national vaccination rates, but MDH leaders say this is because it's holding 2nd doses in reserve.

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MN health commissioner: Further restrictions 'very possible' as crisis looms

There are more than 1,500 people with COVID-19 hospitalized in Minnesota.

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Mystery of how long people lose taste and smell from COVID-19

Those aren't the only symptoms that can drag on post-infection.

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Coronavirus: Will MN ban trick-or-treating like Los Angeles County?

A state health official says it's premature to decide right now.

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MN health officials criticize CDC change to COVID-19 testing guidelines

The MDH wants asymptomatic people who may have been exposed to get tested.

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MN health officials say increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations 'likely'

Younger people have been getting infected, meaning they could transmit it to older, more vulnerable people.