MARTIN COUNTY HAS 3 NEW CASES OF CORONAVIRUS. TOTAL CONFIRMED 1,683. ACTIVE 28. CASES BEYOND ISOLATION PERIOD 1,668.COVID RELATED DEATHS 26.
FARIBAULT COUNTY HAS 3 NEW CASES. TOTAL CONFIRMED 1,096. ACTIVE 47. CASES BEYOND ISOLATION PERIOD 1,045. COVID RELATED DEATHS 16.
Minnesota health officials reported on Wednesday 851 new cases of the coronavirus and 18 more deaths.
According to the Minnesota Department of Health, 6,124 people have died because of the virus. A total of 3,887 of those deaths have occurred in long term care facilities.
A total of 457,317 cases have been confirmed in the Minnesota since the pandemic began last year. Of those 441,740 people no longer need to self isolate.
The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 8 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 1,104 new cases have been reported.
The number of new positive tests reported brings the total number of positive tests to 315,170.
The data shows there have been 4,500 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far. Of those deaths, 1,866 were residents of long term care facilities. There are currently outbreaks at 62 long term care facilities in Iowa.