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CDC: Do not travel to Canada, even if you are vaccinated

The CDC has issued its highest travel alert level for Canada.

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Osterholm: Michigan should serve as COVID warning for rest of US

Cases and hospitalizations have surged in Michigan in recent weeks.

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CDC director 'scared' of COVID trajectory, feeling of 'impending doom'

The warning comes at a time when Minnesota's cases are rising.

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MDH: 89 cases of COVID-19 out of 800,000 fully vaccinated so far

Health officials said these cases arguably support the vaccines' effectiveness.

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CDC director urges vigilance to prevent 'avoidable surge' of COVID

Minnesota's 7-day rolling average of new cases is rising.

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Washington Post IDs Minnesota as possible emerging COVID hot spot

Minnesota health officials say the uptick in cases is concerning.

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First case of South African COVID-19 variant found in Minnesota

Minnesota has already seen cases of the Brazilian and U.K. variants.

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South African COVID-19 variant detected in Wisconsin

There have been no cases of the South African strain found in Minnesota.

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Walz responds to Osterholm's prediction of a variant-driven spike

Osterholm remains confident that the B.1.1.7. variant will cause big problems within 14 weeks.

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Osterholm: B117 COVID strain could become major issue in 6-8 weeks

The B117 variant is believed to be more easily transmitted.

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What Dr. Michael Osterholm says about new coronavirus strains

"What we're seeing right now in England I think is going to be a harbinger of things to come," said Osterholm.

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Walz: New coronavirus variant 'is probably here' in Minnesota

A new strain has not yet been confirmed in Minnesota.