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MSHSL votes for mask-free youth spring sports, awaits MDH approval

The Minnesota State High School League voted unanimously to not require student athletes to wear masks while competing in outdoor sports this spring. A recommendation...

Minnesota Department of Health leaves the door open for vaccine passports

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) seemed to suggest that vaccine passports are a possibility in a statement earlier this week. Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz...

MDH performs targeted testing of variant cases, uses variants to impose...

During a COVID-19 briefing with Minnesota Department of Health officials Tuesday, it was revealed that genetic sequencing, the method of identifying variant cases, is...

Minnesota counts COVID cases in schools without confirming infection or source

The Minnesota Department of Health admits that its official tally of coronavirus cases associated with schools includes cases where no positive test was recorded...

MDH reveals 138 previously unreported nursing home deaths

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 140 new deaths from COVID-19 Tuesday, 138 of those deaths coming from long-term care/assisted-living facilities. The 138 deaths...

Vaccine pilot program targets those ages 65+, K-12 teachers, child care...

(The Center Square) – Minnesota is launching a COVID-19 vaccine pilot program this week, but the number of vaccines available is extremely limited. Nine appointment-only...

Walz says people need to avoid having Thanksgiving guests, hints at...

In a COVID-19 briefing Monday, Gov. Tim Walz said Minnesotans need to avoid gathering with people for Thanksgiving and hinted at more regulations coming...

Covid-19 Deaths Into Single Digits, Hospitalizations Drop

Minnesota’s reported Covid-19 deaths have fallen into single-digits since June 21st, with most of the deaths coming from care facilities such as nursing homes. In...

Sen. Housley Says Outdoor Nursing Home Visits Are Not Enough

The Minnesota Department of Health has released guidelines for outdoor visits, but some are worried it’s not enough.   The new guidance will allow the elderly...

Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Calls For the MDH Commissioner’s Resignation

The Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) has called for the commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) to resign. The MCCL has called...