Minnesota health officials reported Tuesday 716 new cases of the coronavirus and 2 more deaths.
According to the Minnesota Department of Health 6,749 people have died because of the virus. A total of 4,241 of those deaths have occurred in long term care facilities.
A total of 498,926 cases have been confirmed in Minnesota since the pandemic began in March of last year. Of those 483,942 people no longer need to self isolate.