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COVID-19 testing sites in Inver Grove Heights, Stillwater expand operations

Gov. Tim Walz announced the new testing site schedules Friday.

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Walz to announce 'new action' on hospital capacity, expanding rapid testing

It comes as Minnesota's health system is facing its biggest COVID challenge yet.

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Minnesota expanding COVID-19 testing capacity as demand rises

The demand for testing was up 10% last week compared to the week prior.

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State opening 2 new COVID saliva testing sites in Twin Cities

They'll open in St. Paul and Bloomington at the end of August.

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Unvaccinated students, staff urged to take COVID-19 test 'at least once a week'

The recommendation is for students and staff, regardless of symptoms.

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Minneapolis, St. Paul elementary schools due to reopen. Here's what to know.

As elementary schools begin to reopen, here's a quick guide for families

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President Biden signs more COVID executive orders: here's what they are

The new president has set a target of administering 100 million doses in 100 days.

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5 Minnesota Hy-Vee stores offering rapid antigen testing for COVID-19

All five stores will offer the drive-up testing beginning this week.

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Nov. 29 COVID-19 update: 57 deaths, nearly 9,000 more cases

Nearly 100,000 tests were included in Sunday's report.

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Nov. 21 COVID-19 update: 51 more deaths as November surge continues

Nearly 750 people have died this month in Minnesota from COVID-19.

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Minnesota reports 68 deaths in Friday's COVID-19 update

Nearly 700 people have died from COVID-19 in the first 20 days of November.

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High demand leads to some shipping delays for home COVID tests

Minnesotans have ordered more than 130,000 tests since Nov. 12.

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More than 400 from National Guard activated for COVID-19 help in MN

More testing can result in asymptomatic people isolating and not spreading the virus.

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Nov. 17 COVID-19 update: Hospitalizations nearing 1,700 in MN

Nearly 1,700 people are hospitalized with COVID-19 in Minnesota.

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Nov. 16 COVID-19 update: MN tops 7,000 cases 3rd straight day

Minnesota has reported more than 35,000 new cases since last Thursday.

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46 more dead in Minnesota's Friday COVID-19 update

More than 1,400 people are hospitalized with COVID-19 in Minnesota.

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Mail order COVID-19 saliva testing now available statewide

MDH has also announced the opening of 11 more COVID-19 testing sites.

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More than 7,200 new COVID-19 cases, 39 deaths in Thursday update

The state has reported 336 deaths in the first 12 days of November compared to 423 in all of October.

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56 deaths, nearly 1,300 hospitalized in MN's Nov. 11 COVID-19 update

282 of the 1,299 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 are in intensive care.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Monday, November 9

The test positivity rates continue to soar in Minnesota.