The Minnesota Department of Health reports 702 new cases of COVID-19 Friday, with five deaths. The total number of confirmed and probable cases across the state since the pandemic began is 612,701.
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services reports 1.058 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, with two new deaths. 49% have completed their vaccination series.
Health officials in Michigan report 2,250 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 from Wednesday through Friday. There were 19 deaths.
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With COVID still a concern, UMD operations folks are making changes to keep the campus as safe as possible as the pandemic continues.
With concerns around rising COVID-19 case numbers, St. John's United Church of Christ on Madeline Island has decided to go back to online services only.
Minnesota has launched a "Vax to School" campaign to encourage students, staff, and their families to get vaccinated before school begins. They say now is the time in order to achieve full immunization before the first day of school.
Gov. Tim Walz says Minnesota will join in the Biden administration’s plan to provide $100 incentives to residents who get COVID-19 vaccinations by mid-August.
Minnesotans who've experienced telecommuting during the pandemic are being asked to take a survey, to help shape workforce strategies.
Fauci: More "pain and suffering" ahead as Currently, 58% of Americans 12 years and older are fully vaccinated.
Milwaukee Brewers pitchers Jake Cousins and Hunter Strickland have tested positive for COVID-19 and will be placed in quarantine.
The NFL says teams could potentially forfeit a game due to a COVID-19 outbreak among non-vaccinated players, the league will not plan a 19th week for rescheduling.
The Toronto Blue Jays were given approval from the Canadian government on Friday for an exemption on border restrictions that would allow them to play in Canada later this month.
The Canadian government approved a plan that will allow Canadian Football League players and staff to return to Canada without undergoing a full 14-day quarantine.
The Minnesota Lynx and Timberwolves, in partnership with Hy-Vee, will offer free, onsite COVID-19 vaccinations to fans at Saturday's home matchup against the Los Angeles Sparks.
On Monday the Duluth Huskies organization announced they would be lifting Covid-19 restrictions at Wade Stadium early.