outbreak

Life Time

Life Time encourages members to lobby Walz over COVID-19 measures

The CEO says it could end up temporarily laying off 4,000 workers.

coronavirus, covid-19

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

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

paul gazelka

DFL calls on Gazelka to resign as more is revealed about GOP's COVID outbreak

The Senate Majority Leader is under pressure over the party's COVID-19 controversy.

State Capitol.

'Disgusting': DFL senators say GOP failed to disclose COVID-19 outbreak

Dems say "NO ONE in the DFL nor non-partisan staff was told."

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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.

Stillwater prison

COVID-19 outbreak infects 90 inmates at Stillwater prison

The Stillwater prison is home to 1,273 incarcerated individuals.

coronavirus, Iowa

Increasing clusters of COVID-19 traced to workplaces, social settings

As of Monday, 1,063 of the state's 2,158 ICU beds were occupied.

Classroom

Grades 9-12 at Brainerd High School to go online due to COVID-19 outbreak

Classes have been canceled for Wednesday, and will resume via distance learning Thursday.

wedding

Minnesota wedding now linked to 75 COVID-19 cases

More than a quarter of the attendees have been infected, according to state health officials.

football

COVID-19 outbreak traced to sporting events in southern MN

The outbreak has been traced back to events that took place in late July.

Bar beer

Ex-Obama health official claims MN should shut down bars again

The call for action comes as Minnesota is seeing more cases of COVID-19.

Governor Tim Walz

After outbreaks at bars, Walz warns: Get this right or they won't stay open

Bars have only been allowed to serve customers inside since June 10.

Cowboy Jacks

4 Minnesota bars linked to COVID-19 outbreaks

More than 130 cases have resulted from people congregating at the bars.

ALDI and Hy-Vee stores

Bagged salads from ALDI and Hy-Vee blamed for outbreak in MN

It's part of a multi-state outbreak of Cyclospora, an intestinal illness.

hogs, pigs

Coronavirus: No pork at grocery stores soon? 'Maybe that'll wake people up'

A major reality check for how hard the pandemic is hitting pork producers.

JBS Pork

JBS USA announces closure of coronavirus-hit Worthington plant

The pork processing plant has seen a growing number of cases.

JBS Pork

Coronavirus outbreak at MN meat plant; spread possible from Smithfield Foods

The Worthington area has at least 30 cases, according to health officials.

coronavirus, covid-19

MN health officials confirm 194 new positive COVID-19 tests

The 194 new cases is the most positive tests in a single day.

SARS-CoV-2, novel coronavirus

4 more deaths as Minnesota's COVID-19 crisis grows

Patients still hospitalized range in ages from 6 to 98.

coronavirus

Coronavirus: 5 more deaths in Minnesota, cases near 700

The numbers are up to date as of 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 31.