The Minnesota Department of Health reported Wednesday 681 new confirmed positive cases of COVID-19. The total number of cases is 52,947.
There have been 9 additional deaths associated with COVID-19, putting the death total at 1,589. Deaths among cases that resided in long term care or assisted living facilities increase to 1.216.
As of 11am on Wednesday, there were 310 people hospitalized, with 143 in ICU’s.
A total of 46,636 people have recovered state wide and no longer required isolation.