MDH Reports Another 779 COVID-19 Cases on Friday

The Minnesota Department of Health reported Friday 779 new confirmed cases of COVID-19.  The total number of cases is 54,463.


There have been 6 additional deaths associated with COVID-19, putting the death total at 1,600.  Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities increased to 1,223.


As of 11am Friday, there were 312 people hospitalized, with 151 in ICU’s.


A total of 47,289 people have recovered statewide and no longer required isolation.