Minnesota Adds 498 New Coronavirus Cases on Friday

The Minnesota Department of Health reports that 5 more residents have died of COVID-19.  The deaths reported on Friday raised the state’s total to 1,411; 1,112 of the deaths occurred in long term care or assisted living facilities.


The Health Department also reported 498 new confirmed cases, that increases Minnesota’s total to 34,616.


As of Friday, 335 patients were hospitalized, with 157 in intensive care.