Youth Sports

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MDH says Carver County COVID outbreak threatens state's progress

State health officials are concerned about the cluster in the southwest metro.

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Some Carver Co. schools, businesses reduce activities amid outbreak of COVID variant

The Minnesota Department of Health announced a 'rapidly growing' outbreak on Friday.

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'Rapidly growing' outbreak of U.K. COVID variant found in Carver County

The department says it's been linked back to youth sports, with cases also found at local gyms.

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MDH claims it's seeing increase in COVID cases traced to dining, sports

The increases were expected with some restrictions being lifted.

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Let Them Play MN sues Walz over youth sports mask mandate

The CDC says masks may make it hard to breathe in high-intensity sports.

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Masks required: Youth, high school sports games can begin Jan. 14

Additional guidance on games and spectators is forthcoming.

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Parents file federal lawsuit against Gov. Walz over pause on youth sports

Let Them Play MN filed the lawsuit on behalf of several unnamed youth players and coaches.

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Will Minnesota's four-week shutdown be extended?

Some are preparing for an extended shutdown period.

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MN health leaders want prep sports halted amid COVID-19 surge

Gov. Walz said new guidance will be released "within the next day or so."

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Youth sports games can resume outdoors next week, indoors in July

The latest guidance issued by the Minnesota Department of Health came out Friday afternoon.