On Friday, Minnesota health officials reported 6,812 new coronavirus cases and 68 more deaths.
According to the Minnesota Department of Health, 3,150 people have died because of the virus so far. A total of 2,159 of those deaths have occurred in long term care facilities.
A total of 256,700 cases have been confirmed in the state since the pandemic began. Of those, 202,432 people no longer need to self isolate.