MN Coronavirus

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COVID-19 shines a light on the struggles facing Minnesota's working mothers

Daycare and school closures have put working families under pressure, with mothers bearing the brunt.

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Health board votes to lift license suspension of bar that is staying open during shutdown

Havens Garden has remained open despite high levels of COVID-19 in the local area.

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MN teacher's union: Follow new COVID-19 guidelines to keep schools open

"It’s time for every Minnesotan to mask up, keep their distance and avoid crowds.”

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Gov. Walz explains reasoning behind new COVID-19 restrictions

The new restrictions go into effect 11:59 p.m. Friday.

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Gov. Walz tells Minnesotans: The time to beat COVID-19 is now

The governor is pleading with Minnesotans to play their part as the state enters its darkest hour in the battle against COVID-19.

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Walz says Minnesota will report 56 COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday

When confirmed, it will be the highest single-day death count so far.

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COVID-19: Walz confirms bars must close at 10 p.m., new limits on gatherings

It comes as Minnesota's COVID-19 crisis gets increasingly dire.

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Gov. Tim Walz convenes special session, will extend emergency powers

The peacetime emergency will be extended for a sixth time.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Saturday, November 7

The latest update from the Minnesota Department of Health.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 situation is dire, and too few are taking steps to stop it

Health officials say they're hoping to avoid another lockdown, but need people to stick to the advice already out there.

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Walz: Minnesota at a 'critical point' in COVID-19 fight

Gov. Walz is imploring people to go and get tested for the virus.

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At-home COVID-19 saliva tests to be made available in 24 MN counties

The Minnesota Department of Health is launching it as a pilot project before expanding it statewide.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Sunday, Oct. 18

Deaths are in the double digits for the third time in four days.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Saturday, Oct. 17

The latest data from the Minnesota Department of Health.