Hospital admissions have leveled off in the past week, though ICU cases have risen.
Minnesota is seeing rising cases and hospitalizations, with more kids being infected.
Dr. Michael Osterholm says he's only had one five-minute conversation with the governor.
Osterholm remains confident that the B.1.1.7. variant will cause big problems within 14 weeks.
Delaying the second dose would allow more people to get a first dose of the vaccine.
Prosecutors want to delay the Chauvin trial due to a public health threat.
The B117 variant is believed to be more easily transmitted.
The Biden-Harris COVID prevention plan will be released Thursday.
"What we're seeing right now in England I think is going to be a harbinger of things to come," said Osterholm.
The state epidemiologist backs Gov. Walz ordering a mask mandate.
The research says this pandemic could mimic past influenza pandemics.
Gov. Walz said on Monday that obesity is a factor the state will start looking at.
A Mayo doctor says 80% of people who get the virus won't even know they have it.