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Minnesota COVID-19 Update Thursday

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Updated: June 23, 2022 12:52 PM
Created: May 25, 2020 11:51 AM

The Minnesota Department of Health reports 4,487 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, with 19 newly-reported deaths. Thursday's update includes cases reported at 4 a.m. Wednesday. Due to the Juneteenth Holiday, this update includes data from the weekend through Wednesday. There was one death reported in St. Louis County over this time period.

The total number of cases in Minnesota since the pandemic began is now 1,545,001. This number includes 78,088 reinfections. The cumulative number of Minnesotans testing positive is 1,466,913.

There have been 12,775 deaths related to COVID-19 in Minnesota, with 5,843 associated with long-term care or assisted living facilities.  

There have been 65,972 total cases hospitalized, with 11,877 patients needing the ICU.

According to MDH, 75.3% of Minnesota residents 5 and up have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine as of June 21. 71.4% of Minnesotans age 5 and up have completed their vaccination series. 3,716,349 Minnesotans have completed the vaccine series.

Visit the Minnesota Department of Health COVID-19 webpage

Here is the breakdown of confirmed and probable cases in the Northland according to the Minnesota Department of Health reported on Thursday, June 23:

Aitkin County, MN: 3,172 cases (7 new cases) (63 deaths)
Beltrami County, MN: 12,511 cases (18 new cases) (128 deaths)
Carlton County, MN: 9,695 cases (24 new cases) (100 deaths)
Cass County, MN: 7,388 cases (21 new cases) (84 deaths)
Cook County, MN: 637 cases (4 new cases) (4 deaths)
Crow Wing County, MN: 16,831 cases (25 new cases) (172 deaths)
Itasca County, MN: 11,793 cases (37 new cases) (149 deaths)
Koochiching County, MN: 3,013 cases (13 new cases) (38 deaths)
Lake County, MN: 2,270 cases (6 new cases) (30 deaths)
Pine County, MN: 7,489 cases (17 new cases) (68 deaths)
St. Louis County, MN: 51,585 cases (196 new cases) (544 deaths, including 1 reported Thursday)

Minnesota COVID-19 thresholds:
The state surpassed 1,000,000 total people who have had COVID-19 as of Wednesday, December 29th report. It had surpassed 1,000,000 total cases, including reinfections, in the December 27th report.

100,000 cases - Oct. 1, 2020
300,000 cases - Nov. 3, 2020
400,000 cases - Dec. 22, 2020
500,000 cases - March 18, 2021
600,000 cases - May 17, 2021
700,000 cases - Sept. 28, 2021
800,000 cases - Nov. 2, 2021   * includes reinfection cases
900,000 cases - Nov. 30, 2021
1,000,000 cases - Dec. 23, 2021 (reported Dec. 27, including reinfections)
1,000,000 cases - Dec 29, 2021 (total new cases)
1,100,000 cases - Jan. 11, 2022
1,200,000 cases - Jan. 20, 2022
1,300,000 cases - Jan. 28, 2022 (including reinfections)
1,400,000 cases - Feb. 16, 2022 (including reinfections)

3,000 deaths - Nov. 18, 2020
4,000 deaths - Dec. 7, 2020
5,000 deaths - Dec. 24, 2020
6,000 deaths - Jan. 21, 2021
7,000 deaths - April 17, 2021
8,000 deaths - Sept. 21, 2021
9,000 deaths - Nov. 16, 2021
10,000 deaths - Dec. 15, 2021
11,000 deaths - Jan. 18, 2022
12,000 deaths - Feb. 23, 2022

Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering reports 86,651,165 cases of COVID-19 in the U.S. since the pandemic began. Approximately 541,612,642 people have been infected worldwide with 6,324,810 deaths as of 6/23/2022 at 11:21 a.m. CDT. There have been 1,014,930 deaths in the United States. Over 589,980,981 doses of vaccine have been administered in the U.S.

According to the CDC, symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. Symptoms include: Fever or chills, Cough, Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, Fatigue, Muscle or body aches, Headache, New loss of taste or smell, Sore throat, Congestion or runny nose, Nausea or vomiting, Diarrhea.

Look for emergency warning signs for COVID-19. If someone is showing any of these signs, seek emergency medical care immediately: Trouble breathing, Persistent pain or pressure in the chest, New confusion, Inability to wake or stay awake, Bluish lips or face. The CDC recommends calling your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.

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