MDH Reports 1,917 New Coronavirus Cases and 79 Additional Deaths

Minnesota health officials reported 1,917 new cases of the coronavirus and 79 more deaths.


According to the Minnesota Department of Health, 5,050 people have died because of the virus.  A total of 3,273 of those deaths have occurred in long term care facilities.


A total of 404,403 cases have been confirmed in the state since the pandemic began.  Of those, 381,269 people no longer need to self isolate.