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How many MN kids age 5-11 have received a COVID vaccine dose?

The governor says the state has one of the highest child vaccination rates in the U.S.

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COVID surge leads to staffing shortage at Twin Cities school district

The district is telling families to prepare for periods of remote learning.

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COVID vaccines are more protective than natural immunity, study finds

Unvaccinated individuals that had previously been infected were more likely to test positive.

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How many Minnesotans have gotten COVID more than once?

Health officials, for the first time, are publicly revealing reinfection figures.

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Vaccinations among kids 12-17 up since start of rewards program

That's according to Gov. Walz's office, which cited recent figures Friday.

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State reveals which MN schools have had the most COVID-19 cases

The data is recorded in two-week increments and is displayed within specific ranges.

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COVID-19 case rate drops in 75 of 87 Minnesota counties

Transmission levels are still high throughout Minnesota.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Tuesday, October 26

The latest data for the pandemic in Minnesota.

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Health care workers suing over vaxx mandates ordered to ID themselves

A federal judge issued the order Tuesday, and gave them until the end of the week.

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MN toy store responds to 1-star review over mask requirement

"If that's not OK with you then please don't come back," the toy store wrote.

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COVID cases growing faster in Minnesota than anywhere else in US

But there's a bit more to the story when also considering hospitalizations and deaths.

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Entire Twin Cities is above 70% vaccination rate among 12+

There are 11 counties in all that have crossed this mark.

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The MN counties where fewer than half of eligible residents are vaxxed

Eight of the state's 87 counties fall into this category.

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Harry Styles required vaxx proof, masks for Xcel show. Did it work?

Nearly 18,000 fans attended the show, which required proof of vaccination or negative test, as well as a face mask.

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Walz calls for vaccine, testing requirements for state's teachers

The governor said there should also be "consistent" COVID mitigation requirements for schools.

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Essentia Health details new patient visitors restrictions

The new rules apply to clinics and hospitals in NE Minnesota and NW Wisconsin

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3 central Minnesota arts groups introduce vaccine, negative test requirement

The groups say they are obligated "to do our part in keeping our community safe."

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Twin Cities Con to offer COVID vaccines, MOA giving boosters

The governor's office and Department of Health made the announcement Thursday.

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340 COVID cases have been linked to the MN State Fair

About 1.3 million people attended the event over the 12 days.