The Minnesota Department of Health reported on Thursday 745 new confirmed positive cases of COVID-19. The total number of cases is 53,692.
There have been 5 additional deaths associated with COVID-19, putting the death total at 1,594. Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities increased to 1,219.
As of 11am on Thursday, 298 people were hospitalized, with 141 in ICU’s.
A total of 46,965 people have recovered statewide and long longer require isolation.