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Minnesota COVID-19 Update Thursday

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Updated: June 24, 2021 02:29 PM
Created: May 25, 2020 11:51 AM

The Minnesota Department of Health reports 138 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday with six deaths. Two new deaths were reported in St. Louis County.

The total number of confirmed and probable cases across the state since the pandemic began is 604,879. There have been 7,561 deaths related to COVID-19 in Minnesota.

According to the MDH, 64.6% of Minnesotans had received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine as of June 22.

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 as of Thursday, June 24:

Aitkin County, MN: 1,389 cases (37 deaths)
Beltrami County, MN: 4,079 cases (62 deaths)
Carlton County, MN: 3,533 cases (3 new cases) (56 deaths)
Cass County, MN: 2,866 cases (1 new case) (32 deaths)
Cook County, MN: 172 cases (no deaths)
Crow Wing County, MN: 6,820 cases (2 new cases) (95 deaths)
Itasca County, MN: 4,603 cases (1 new case) (63 deaths)
Koochiching County, MN: 958 cases (1 new case) (18 deaths)
Lake County, MN: 833 cases (20 deaths)
Pine County, MN: 3,350 cases (23 deaths)
St. Louis County, MN: 18,156 cases (11 new cases) (316 deaths, including 2 reported Thursday)

Minnesota COVID-19 thresholds:

  • 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
  • 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

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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