MDH released figures from two days due to Thanksgiving.
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Most services will not be running on Thursday and unlike most years, many stores will be closed, too.
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What's more, expect bumper numbers on Saturday.
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The federal agency recommends people avoid traveling and only celebrating the holiday at home with people they live with.
"As tempting as it is to stick with our cherished traditions this year, we really need people to reconsider and frankly not gather with other households."
The budget retailer is offering 12 items for under $30 – including a frozen turkey.
"If you can't bubble yourself," Osterholm says, don't go home.
The Minnesota Medical Association has issued a plea to Minnesotans at a time when hospitals are under tremendous strain.
MDH's guidance for celebrating Thanksgiving this year asks people to avoid large gatherings and instead celebrate in small groups or with family.
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The megamall is planning an 8-day celebration.
The deadly fire broke out at the Cedar-Riverside apartment block last November.
The Minnesota-based company is making Macy's history this year.
The menu includes group-size dinners, a la carte dishes and desserts
An outdoor dinner with a small group is considered a moderate-risk activity.
It follows on from the likes of Target and Walmart.
The move is being made to limit crowd sizes during the holiday rush.
A 2-year-old girl's mother was found shot in the back.