Walz Administration will distribute 2 million KN95 masks in Minnesota
The announcement comes after federal officials have updated guidelines to recommend KN95 and N95 masks.
Anti-masker involved in school board meeting fight charged with assault
It happened last month at an Eastern Carver County Schools hearing.
Minnesota school district sued by parents who oppose mask mandate
The school district has asked for the lawsuit to be dismissed.
Angry parent barges into Richfield school, goes on anti-mask tirade
The incident happened on the first day of school.
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.
MN up to 45 counties with high or substantial COVID-19 transmission
Delta is leading to more cases – and more severe cases – involving children in other states.
As Delta variant spreads, Walz discusses masking, emergencies, and back-to-school
Vaccination rates vary across the state, but many counties are under 50%.
American Academy of Pediatrics urges masks for kids ages 2+ in schools
The MDH is working with MDE on health and safety guidelines for the upcoming school year.
Governor Walz to rescind statewide mask mandate on Friday
He'll sign executive orders Friday morning.
CDC: Fully vaccinated people don't need masks in most indoor situations
The latest guidance was released Thursday.
Report: Co-owner of embattled Alibi bar charged in Jimmy John's assault
It happened Wednesday at a Jimmy John's in Rosemount.
Mask-wearing, distancing a common sight on MOA's Black Friday
Thousands of shoppers were out and about on Black Friday despite the COVID-19 situation.
At Wiscoy Township's sole precinct, election judges ditched masks
Wiscoy voter Kaitlyn O'Connor took a photo of the judges after asking them to wear masks, she said
COVID-19: Costco tightens mask mandate for customers
Everyone older than 2 will now need a face mask or shield to enter Costco.
With the help of HVAC, Circus Juventas will host its first holiday shows
After months of canceled classes and shows, Circus Juventas is hosting its first ever holiday show, with safety precautions.
22 bars, restaurants added to list of those linked to COVID-19 outbreaks
The Minnesota Department of Health has recorded 51 bars and restaurants tied to coronavirus outbreaks.
Wisconsin governor tightens restrictions on bars, stores as COVID-19 cases soar
Wisconsin is one of the country's worst hotspots or COVID-19 cases.
Kirk Cousins in spotlight over COVID-19 comments in radio interview
Cousins is trending.
Nisswa restaurant Iron Waffle remains open in defiance of mask order
They were temporarily shut down earlier this month.
Health officials: MN in 'vulnerable' COVID-19 state, 'next weeks are critical'
Jan Malcolm is urging Minnesotans to comply with the mask order and other preemptive measures.
Couple sparks outrage by wearing nazi face masks at a Minnesota Walmart
The pair have reportedly been cited over the incident.
Minnesota Children's Museum plans August reopening
With social distancing, masks and other safety modifications, the museum plans to reopen after a four-month closure.
Osterholm: Stop mischaracterizing my comments about face masks
The leading epidemiologist has cleared the air over his previous comments on mask wearing.
KDWB's Dave Ryan avoids guy not wearing a mask, gets stuck in elevator
Wear a mask, Ryan says ... albeit with a few added swear words.