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Reality Check: Jobless Rate In Minnesota Post-Coronavirus May Top Figures From Great Depression

The Federal Reserve Bank in St. Louis predicts by June, the U.S. unemployment rate could be 30%. That would be three times higher than the worst of the 2009 re [...] Read full article: Reality Check: Jobless Rate In Minnesota...→

Reality Check: Jobless Rate In Minnesota Post-Coronavirus May Top Figures From Great Depression

The Federal Reserve Bank in St. Louis predicts by June, the U.S. unemployment rate could be 30%. That would be three times higher than the worst of the 2009 re [...] Read full article: Reality Check: Jobless Rate In Minnesota...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Juvenile Inmates At Risk Inside Detention Centers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Juvenile Inmates At Risk Inside Detention Centers

For the tens of thousands of kids locked up in juvenile detention centers and other correctional facilities across America, experts have issued a gloomy warnin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Juvenile Inmat...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hospitals Begin To Cut Staff, Reduce Hours Before Patient Surge

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hospitals Begin To Cut Staff, Reduce Hours Before Patient Surge

Health care companies are making hard decisions about staffing as they prepare for a surge of COVID-19 patients. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hospitals Begi...→

NJ woman's Facebook post helps spark movement to feed health workers on coronavirus front lines

NJ woman's Facebook post helps spark movement to feed health workers on coronavirus front lines

A New Jersey woman who began raising money to buy meals for medical workers during the coronavirus pandemic on her Facebook page has now amassed over $78,000.  Read full article: NJ woman's Facebook post helps spark mov...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Backs Off From Giving Predictions Of State's COVID-19 Peak

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Backs Off From Giving Predictions Of State's COVID-19 Peak

Gov. Tim Walz and health officials are looking at models to try and determine when the COVID-19 outbreak will peak in Minnesota. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Back...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Make 100 Million Face Masks Per Month

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Make 100 Million Face Masks Per Month

3M has announced plans to produce two billion N95 respirators within the next year to aid in the fight against COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Mak...→

New App Helps Parents Check on NICU Babies From Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

New App Helps Parents Check on NICU Babies From Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

Northwestern Medicine’s Prentice Women’s Hospital is helping families virtually visit newborn babies in the NICU during the coronavirus pandemic. Currently, th [...] Read full article: New App Helps Parents Check on NICU Babi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Officials Scramble To Add Hospital Beds For COVID-19 Surge

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Officials Scramble To Add Hospital Beds For COVID-19 Surge

Officials are scrambling to set up 2,750 more hospital beds across Minnesota to handle the anticipated surge in COVID-19 cases in the coming weeks. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Officials Scra...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Martin County, On The Iowa Border, Sees Disproportionate Cases Of COVID-19

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Martin County, On The Iowa Border, Sees Disproportionate Cases Of COVID-19

One southern Minnesota county seems to stand out when looking at the number of positive COVID-19 cases across the state.  Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Martin County,...→

Coronavirus: Facebook Removes Post by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro

Coronavirus: Facebook Removes Post by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro

Shortly after Twitter removed a post about the coronavirus pandemic by Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, Facebook followed suit also removing the president's [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Facebook Removes Post by Br...→

Minnesota Department of Corrections reports two coronavirus cases

Minnesota Department of Corrections reports two coronavirus cases

An inmate at the Minnesota Correctional Facility – Moose Lake has tested positive for COVID-19, as well as a staff member at the MCF – Red Wing, marking the st [...] Read full article: Minnesota Department of Corrections repo...→

Coronavirus death rate could be way lower than previously thought, scientists say

Coronavirus death rate could be way lower than previously thought, scientists say

"Our estimates can be applied to any country to inform decisions around the best containment policies for COVID-19," said Professor Azra Ghani of Imperial Coll [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death rate could be way lowe...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Experts Warn Against Using Non-Pharmaceutical Treatments

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Experts Warn Against Using Non-Pharmaceutical Treatments

The warnings come after an Arizona man died and his wife was in critical condition after the two ingested chloroquine phosphate in an attempt to avoid contract [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Experts...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Windshield Fluid Maker Donating Bleach To Organizations In Need

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Windshield Fluid Maker Donating Bleach To Organizations In Need

A Twins Cities windshield fluid manufacturer has pivoted to making bleach and is donating the product to organizations in need amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Windshield Flu...→

Temperature Check: Tracking Fever, a Key Symptom of Coronavirus

Temperature Check: Tracking Fever, a Key Symptom of Coronavirus

Taking one’s temperature to look for signs of fever is not as easy as it sounds. For one reporter, the first challenge was finding a thermometer. Read full article: Temperature Check: Tracking Fever, a Key...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Volunteers Help Deliver Supplies To Those In Need In Twin Cities

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Volunteers Help Deliver Supplies To Those In Need In Twin Cities

The virus outbreak has a group of Minnesotans wondering how they could help their neighbors in need. Their idea: using social media to match those in need with [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Volunteers Hel...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poor Social Distancing On Display At Some Lakes

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poor Social Distancing On Display At Some Lakes

Gov. Tim Walz said most Minnesotans are taking social distancing seriously, but there's some areas that need work. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poor Social Di...→

President of southwestern Minnesota college sickened by coronavirus

President of southwestern Minnesota college sickened by coronavirus

A private college in southwestern Minnesota says that its president has been infected with the coronavirus. Martin Luther College in New Ulm confirmed Monday t [...] Read full article: President of southwestern Minnesota coll...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Thousands Lined Up To Receive Food Donations From Local Church

Serenity Village Community Church in Crystal, Minnesota worked with restaurants, food distributors and closed food shelves to pass out more than 250 tons of fo [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Thousands Line...→

With 2 deaths and dozens of illnesses, rural Minnesota county is a coronavirus hot spot. Why?

With 2 deaths and dozens of illnesses, rural Minnesota county is a coronavirus hot spot. Why?

FAIRMONT, Minn. — Martin County on the state’s southern border has more than its share of coronavirus cases. At just 20,000 residents, the agricultural region [...] Read full article: With 2 deaths and dozens of illnesses, r...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Met Council Says MN Travel Declines By 70 Percent

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Met Council Says MN Travel Declines By 70 Percent

Metropolitan Council researchers report that travel across Minnesota's freeways has declined by more than 70 percent since the first reported COVID-19 case in [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Met Council Sa...→

Fact Check: Trump’s Misfires on Coronavirus Death Rates, Tests

President Donald Trump is claiming that the U.S. is experiencing a lower death rate from the coronavirus pandemic than other countries... President Donald Trum [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump’s Misfires on Coronavi...→

How to get your coronavirus stimulus check as quickly as possible

How to get your coronavirus stimulus check as quickly as possible

One step may be your quickest way to get a stimulus payment from the federal government during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: How to get your coronavirus stimulus che...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bike Shop Hosting 'Antisocial' Scavenger Hunt Amid Social Distancing

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bike Shop Hosting 'Antisocial' Scavenger Hunt Amid Social Distancing

A bike shop in the Twin Cities is encouraging cyclists to get on their bikes next month, as taking a ride doesn’t violate social distancing or the governor’s s [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bike Shop Host...→

Facebook removes Brazilian president’s post for allegedly spreading coronavirus misinformation

Facebook removes Brazilian president’s post for allegedly spreading coronavirus misinformation

Facebook removed content posted by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro for allegedly spreading misinformation about coronavirus. Read full article: Facebook removes Brazilian president’s p...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mall Of America To Host American Red Cross Blood Drives

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mall Of America To Host American Red Cross Blood Drives

Management says the blood drives will follow the highest standards of safety and infection control; by checking temperatures before entry, providing hand sanit [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mall Of Americ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Essentia Places 500 On Unpaid Leave As Revenue Declines

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Essentia Places 500 On Unpaid Leave As Revenue Declines

Essentia Health has placed 500 employees on unpaid leave as it deals with the financial impact of canceled surgeries and appointments because of the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Essentia Place...→

Speeding doctor gets coronavirus masks from Minnesota trooper, not ticket

Speeding doctor gets coronavirus masks from Minnesota trooper, not ticket

A doctor caught speeding by a Minnesota state trooper was issued five brand new N95 masks--not a ticket. Read full article: Speeding doctor gets coronavirus masks f...→

Walmart to check temperatures of workers to prevent coronavirus spread

Walmart to check temperatures of workers to prevent coronavirus spread

Walmart will check employees’ temperatures at the start of their shifts to prevent them from working with coronavirus, company executives said Tuesday. Walmart [...] Read full article: Walmart to check temperatures of workers...→

More relief available for Minnesota small business amid coronavirus crisis

More relief available for Minnesota small business amid coronavirus crisis

As small businesses throughout the state continue to struggle amid the COVID-19 crisis, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development this we [...] Read full article: More relief available for Minnesota smal...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Plumbers In High Demand As Families Flush Paper Products Other Than Toilet Paper

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Plumbers In High Demand As Families Flush Paper Products Other Than Toilet Paper

Flushing those products can cause a big problem for pipes, including clogs and even sewage coming back up into the home. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Plumbers In Hi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chefs From UnitedHealth Group Now Cook From Home For 'Loaves And Fishes'

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chefs From UnitedHealth Group Now Cook From Home For 'Loaves And Fishes'

About two dozen chefs normally prepare food for thousands of UnitedHealth Group employees in the company’s cafeterias -- but now many are working from their ho [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chefs From Uni...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Twin Cities Boys And Girls Clubs Launch Expanded Meal Plan Program

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Twin Cities Boys And Girls Clubs Launch Expanded Meal Plan Program

The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities announced Tuesday they will begin offering free weekly meal packages to kids and their families due to the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Twin Cities Bo...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health's Tablet Stands Could Help Preserve PPE Supplies

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health's Tablet Stands Could Help Preserve PPE Supplies

On a mostly deserted floor in an Allina Health building, you’ll find a “sea of stands.” Tom Bethke believes each one of these will play a role in fighting COVI [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health'...→

What you need to do to get your coronavirus stimulus check

What you need to do to get your coronavirus stimulus check

The IRS and the Treasury Department say Americans will start receiving their economic impact checks in the next three weeks. Most people don’t need to do anyth [...] Read full article: What you need to do to get your coronavi...→

Coronavirus death rate much lower than previously reported, study says

Coronavirus death rate much lower than previously reported, study says

The coronavirus may not be as deadly as previously suggested, according to a new study that accounts for cases that were not diagnosed. The study published Mon [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death rate much lower than p...→

Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Package FAQ

Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Package FAQ

The $2 trillion stimulus bill includes payments for most Americans. Here's how to figure out how much you'll receive. Read full article: Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Pack...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Waseca Schools To Use School Buses As Mobile Learning Stations For Students WIthout Internet Access

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Waseca Schools To Use School Buses As Mobile Learning Stations For Students WIthout Internet Access

On board the buses, students will have assigned seats, and organizers say they will limit the number of kids allowed on board in order to maintain social dista [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Waseca Schools...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs 2 Executive Orders, Addresses Officer Licenses, Medical Cannabis

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs 2 Executive Orders, Addresses Officer Licenses, Medical Cannabis

Governor Tim Walz signed two new executive orders Tuesday, extending licenses for first responders and ensuring the medical cannabis program to continues durin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Sign...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Number Of COVID-19 Cases Rises To 629, With 2 More Deaths Reported

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Number Of COVID-19 Cases Rises To 629, With 2 More Deaths Reported

Health officials announced Tuesday that the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Minnesota reached 629, up 53 from Monday. Additionally, the virus is responsi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Number Of COVI...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls Doctor Over, Gives Her N95 Masks Instead Of Ticket

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls Doctor Over, Gives Her N95 Masks Instead Of Ticket

Dr. Sarosh Ashraf Janjua, a cardiologist at a coronavirus quarantine unit in Duluth, was pulled over by Trooper Brian Schwartz for speeding on March 21. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls ...→

Federal Reserve predicts 32% unemployment rate thanks to coronavirus

Federal Reserve predicts 32% unemployment rate thanks to coronavirus

The St. Louis district of the Federal Reserve is predicting the worst of the economic damage from the coronavirus outbreak will result in a higher unemployment [...] Read full article: Federal Reserve predicts 32% unemploymen...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

With Minnesota’s nurses and doctors on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19, there continues to be concern about keeping them safe. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Pe...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Father J Returns To Pelican Rapids After A Week Stranded In Philippines

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Father J Returns To Pelican Rapids After A Week Stranded In Philippines

A northern Minnesota priest has made it back home after being stuck in the Philippines for weeks during the pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Father J Retur...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Juvenile Inmates At Risk Inside Detention Centers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Juvenile Inmates At Risk Inside Detention Centers

For the tens of thousands of kids locked up in juvenile detention centers and other correctional facilities across America, experts have issued a gloomy warnin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Juvenile Inmat...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chefs From UnitedHealth Group Now Cook From Home For 'Loaves And Fishes'

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chefs From UnitedHealth Group Now Cook From Home For 'Loaves And Fishes'

About two dozen chefs normally prepare food for thousands of UnitedHealth Group employees in the company’s cafeterias -- but now many are working from their ho [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chefs From Uni...→

President of southwestern Minnesota college sickened by coronavirus

President of southwestern Minnesota college sickened by coronavirus

A private college in southwestern Minnesota says that its president has been infected with the coronavirus. Martin Luther College in New Ulm confirmed Monday t [...] Read full article: President of southwestern Minnesota coll...→

NJ woman's Facebook post helps spark movement to feed health workers on coronavirus front lines

NJ woman's Facebook post helps spark movement to feed health workers on coronavirus front lines

A New Jersey woman who began raising money to buy meals for medical workers during the coronavirus pandemic on her Facebook page has now amassed over $78,000.  Read full article: NJ woman's Facebook post helps spark mov...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health's Tablet Stands Could Help Preserve PPE Supplies

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health's Tablet Stands Could Help Preserve PPE Supplies

On a mostly deserted floor in an Allina Health building, you’ll find a “sea of stands.” Tom Bethke believes each one of these will play a role in fighting COVI [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health'...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Make 100 Million Face Masks Per Month

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Make 100 Million Face Masks Per Month

3M has announced plans to produce two billion N95 respirators within the next year to aid in the fight against COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Mak...→

What you need to do to get your coronavirus stimulus check

What you need to do to get your coronavirus stimulus check

The IRS and the Treasury Department say Americans will start receiving their economic impact checks in the next three weeks. Most people don’t need to do anyth [...] Read full article: What you need to do to get your coronavi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Met Council Says MN Travel Declines By 70 Percent

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Met Council Says MN Travel Declines By 70 Percent

Metropolitan Council researchers report that travel across Minnesota's freeways has declined by more than 70 percent since the first reported COVID-19 case in [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Met Council Sa...→

Coronavirus death rate much lower than previously reported, study says

Coronavirus death rate much lower than previously reported, study says

The coronavirus may not be as deadly as previously suggested, according to a new study that accounts for cases that were not diagnosed. The study published Mon [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death rate much lower than p...→

How to get your coronavirus stimulus check as quickly as possible

How to get your coronavirus stimulus check as quickly as possible

One step may be your quickest way to get a stimulus payment from the federal government during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: How to get your coronavirus stimulus che...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Martin County, On The Iowa Border, Sees Disproportionate Cases Of COVID-19

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Martin County, On The Iowa Border, Sees Disproportionate Cases Of COVID-19

One southern Minnesota county seems to stand out when looking at the number of positive COVID-19 cases across the state.  Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Martin County,...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Waseca Schools To Use School Buses As Mobile Learning Stations For Students WIthout Internet Access

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Waseca Schools To Use School Buses As Mobile Learning Stations For Students WIthout Internet Access

On board the buses, students will have assigned seats, and organizers say they will limit the number of kids allowed on board in order to maintain social dista [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Waseca Schools...→

Facebook removes Brazilian president’s post for allegedly spreading coronavirus misinformation

Facebook removes Brazilian president’s post for allegedly spreading coronavirus misinformation

Facebook removed content posted by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro for allegedly spreading misinformation about coronavirus. Read full article: Facebook removes Brazilian president’s p...→

Minnesota Department of Corrections reports two coronavirus cases

Minnesota Department of Corrections reports two coronavirus cases

An inmate at the Minnesota Correctional Facility – Moose Lake has tested positive for COVID-19, as well as a staff member at the MCF – Red Wing, marking the st [...] Read full article: Minnesota Department of Corrections repo...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Number Of COVID-19 Cases Rises To 629, With 2 More Deaths Reported

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Number Of COVID-19 Cases Rises To 629, With 2 More Deaths Reported

Health officials announced Tuesday that the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Minnesota reached 629, up 53 from Monday. Additionally, the virus is responsi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Number Of COVI...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mall Of America To Host American Red Cross Blood Drives

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mall Of America To Host American Red Cross Blood Drives

Management says the blood drives will follow the highest standards of safety and infection control; by checking temperatures before entry, providing hand sanit [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mall Of Americ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Experts Warn Against Using Non-Pharmaceutical Treatments

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Experts Warn Against Using Non-Pharmaceutical Treatments

The warnings come after an Arizona man died and his wife was in critical condition after the two ingested chloroquine phosphate in an attempt to avoid contract [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Experts...→

Federal Reserve predicts 32% unemployment rate thanks to coronavirus

Federal Reserve predicts 32% unemployment rate thanks to coronavirus

The St. Louis district of the Federal Reserve is predicting the worst of the economic damage from the coronavirus outbreak will result in a higher unemployment [...] Read full article: Federal Reserve predicts 32% unemploymen...→

Speeding doctor gets coronavirus masks from Minnesota trooper, not ticket

Speeding doctor gets coronavirus masks from Minnesota trooper, not ticket

A doctor caught speeding by a Minnesota state trooper was issued five brand new N95 masks--not a ticket. Read full article: Speeding doctor gets coronavirus masks f...→

Temperature Check: Tracking Fever, a Key Symptom of Coronavirus

Temperature Check: Tracking Fever, a Key Symptom of Coronavirus

Taking one’s temperature to look for signs of fever is not as easy as it sounds. For one reporter, the first challenge was finding a thermometer. Read full article: Temperature Check: Tracking Fever, a Key...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

With Minnesota’s nurses and doctors on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19, there continues to be concern about keeping them safe. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Pe...→

More relief available for Minnesota small business amid coronavirus crisis

More relief available for Minnesota small business amid coronavirus crisis

As small businesses throughout the state continue to struggle amid the COVID-19 crisis, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development this we [...] Read full article: More relief available for Minnesota smal...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Volunteers Help Deliver Supplies To Those In Need In Twin Cities

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Volunteers Help Deliver Supplies To Those In Need In Twin Cities

The virus outbreak has a group of Minnesotans wondering how they could help their neighbors in need. Their idea: using social media to match those in need with [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Volunteers Hel...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poor Social Distancing On Display At Some Lakes

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poor Social Distancing On Display At Some Lakes

Gov. Tim Walz said most Minnesotans are taking social distancing seriously, but there's some areas that need work. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poor Social Di...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hospitals Begin To Cut Staff, Reduce Hours Before Patient Surge

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hospitals Begin To Cut Staff, Reduce Hours Before Patient Surge

Health care companies are making hard decisions about staffing as they prepare for a surge of COVID-19 patients. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hospitals Begi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Twin Cities Boys And Girls Clubs Launch Expanded Meal Plan Program

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Twin Cities Boys And Girls Clubs Launch Expanded Meal Plan Program

The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities announced Tuesday they will begin offering free weekly meal packages to kids and their families due to the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Twin Cities Bo...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Thousands Lined Up To Receive Food Donations From Local Church

Serenity Village Community Church in Crystal, Minnesota worked with restaurants, food distributors and closed food shelves to pass out more than 250 tons of fo [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Thousands Line...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Backs Off From Giving Predictions Of State's COVID-19 Peak

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Backs Off From Giving Predictions Of State's COVID-19 Peak

Gov. Tim Walz and health officials are looking at models to try and determine when the COVID-19 outbreak will peak in Minnesota. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Back...→

With 2 deaths and dozens of illnesses, rural Minnesota county is a coronavirus hot spot. Why?

With 2 deaths and dozens of illnesses, rural Minnesota county is a coronavirus hot spot. Why?

FAIRMONT, Minn. — Martin County on the state’s southern border has more than its share of coronavirus cases. At just 20,000 residents, the agricultural region [...] Read full article: With 2 deaths and dozens of illnesses, r...→

New App Helps Parents Check on NICU Babies From Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

New App Helps Parents Check on NICU Babies From Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

Northwestern Medicine’s Prentice Women’s Hospital is helping families virtually visit newborn babies in the NICU during the coronavirus pandemic. Currently, th [...] Read full article: New App Helps Parents Check on NICU Babi...→

Fact Check: Trump’s Misfires on Coronavirus Death Rates, Tests

President Donald Trump is claiming that the U.S. is experiencing a lower death rate from the coronavirus pandemic than other countries... President Donald Trum [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump’s Misfires on Coronavi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Officials Scramble To Add Hospital Beds For COVID-19 Surge

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Officials Scramble To Add Hospital Beds For COVID-19 Surge

Officials are scrambling to set up 2,750 more hospital beds across Minnesota to handle the anticipated surge in COVID-19 cases in the coming weeks. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Officials Scra...→

Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Package FAQ

Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Package FAQ

The $2 trillion stimulus bill includes payments for most Americans. Here's how to figure out how much you'll receive. Read full article: Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Pack...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bike Shop Hosting 'Antisocial' Scavenger Hunt Amid Social Distancing

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bike Shop Hosting 'Antisocial' Scavenger Hunt Amid Social Distancing

A bike shop in the Twin Cities is encouraging cyclists to get on their bikes next month, as taking a ride doesn’t violate social distancing or the governor’s s [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bike Shop Host...→

Coronavirus: Facebook Removes Post by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro

Coronavirus: Facebook Removes Post by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro

Shortly after Twitter removed a post about the coronavirus pandemic by Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, Facebook followed suit also removing the president's [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Facebook Removes Post by Br...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs 2 Executive Orders, Addresses Officer Licenses, Medical Cannabis

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs 2 Executive Orders, Addresses Officer Licenses, Medical Cannabis

Governor Tim Walz signed two new executive orders Tuesday, extending licenses for first responders and ensuring the medical cannabis program to continues durin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Sign...→

Coronavirus death rate could be way lower than previously thought, scientists say

Coronavirus death rate could be way lower than previously thought, scientists say

"Our estimates can be applied to any country to inform decisions around the best containment policies for COVID-19," said Professor Azra Ghani of Imperial Coll [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death rate could be way lowe...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls Doctor Over, Gives Her N95 Masks Instead Of Ticket

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls Doctor Over, Gives Her N95 Masks Instead Of Ticket

Dr. Sarosh Ashraf Janjua, a cardiologist at a coronavirus quarantine unit in Duluth, was pulled over by Trooper Brian Schwartz for speeding on March 21. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Essentia Places 500 On Unpaid Leave As Revenue Declines

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Essentia Places 500 On Unpaid Leave As Revenue Declines

Essentia Health has placed 500 employees on unpaid leave as it deals with the financial impact of canceled surgeries and appointments because of the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Essentia Place...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Windshield Fluid Maker Donating Bleach To Organizations In Need

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Windshield Fluid Maker Donating Bleach To Organizations In Need

A Twins Cities windshield fluid manufacturer has pivoted to making bleach and is donating the product to organizations in need amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Windshield Flu...→

Walmart to check temperatures of workers to prevent coronavirus spread

Walmart to check temperatures of workers to prevent coronavirus spread

Walmart will check employees’ temperatures at the start of their shifts to prevent them from working with coronavirus, company executives said Tuesday. Walmart [...] Read full article: Walmart to check temperatures of workers...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Father J Returns To Pelican Rapids After A Week Stranded In Philippines

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Father J Returns To Pelican Rapids After A Week Stranded In Philippines

A northern Minnesota priest has made it back home after being stuck in the Philippines for weeks during the pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Father J Retur...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Plumbers In High Demand As Families Flush Paper Products Other Than Toilet Paper

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Plumbers In High Demand As Families Flush Paper Products Other Than Toilet Paper

Flushing those products can cause a big problem for pipes, including clogs and even sewage coming back up into the home. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Plumbers In Hi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Juvenile Inmates At Risk Inside Detention Centers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Juvenile Inmates At Risk Inside Detention Centers

For the tens of thousands of kids locked up in juvenile detention centers and other correctional facilities across America, experts have issued a gloomy warnin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Juvenile Inmat...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poor Social Distancing On Display At Some Lakes

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poor Social Distancing On Display At Some Lakes

Gov. Tim Walz said most Minnesotans are taking social distancing seriously, but there's some areas that need work. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Poor Social Di...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chefs From UnitedHealth Group Now Cook From Home For 'Loaves And Fishes'

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chefs From UnitedHealth Group Now Cook From Home For 'Loaves And Fishes'

About two dozen chefs normally prepare food for thousands of UnitedHealth Group employees in the company’s cafeterias -- but now many are working from their ho [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chefs From Uni...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hospitals Begin To Cut Staff, Reduce Hours Before Patient Surge

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hospitals Begin To Cut Staff, Reduce Hours Before Patient Surge

Health care companies are making hard decisions about staffing as they prepare for a surge of COVID-19 patients. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Hospitals Begi...→

President of southwestern Minnesota college sickened by coronavirus

President of southwestern Minnesota college sickened by coronavirus

A private college in southwestern Minnesota says that its president has been infected with the coronavirus. Martin Luther College in New Ulm confirmed Monday t [...] Read full article: President of southwestern Minnesota coll...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Twin Cities Boys And Girls Clubs Launch Expanded Meal Plan Program

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Twin Cities Boys And Girls Clubs Launch Expanded Meal Plan Program

The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities announced Tuesday they will begin offering free weekly meal packages to kids and their families due to the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Twin Cities Bo...→

NJ woman's Facebook post helps spark movement to feed health workers on coronavirus front lines

NJ woman's Facebook post helps spark movement to feed health workers on coronavirus front lines

A New Jersey woman who began raising money to buy meals for medical workers during the coronavirus pandemic on her Facebook page has now amassed over $78,000.  Read full article: NJ woman's Facebook post helps spark mov...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Thousands Lined Up To Receive Food Donations From Local Church

Serenity Village Community Church in Crystal, Minnesota worked with restaurants, food distributors and closed food shelves to pass out more than 250 tons of fo [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Thousands Line...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health's Tablet Stands Could Help Preserve PPE Supplies

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health's Tablet Stands Could Help Preserve PPE Supplies

On a mostly deserted floor in an Allina Health building, you’ll find a “sea of stands.” Tom Bethke believes each one of these will play a role in fighting COVI [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health'...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Backs Off From Giving Predictions Of State's COVID-19 Peak

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Backs Off From Giving Predictions Of State's COVID-19 Peak

Gov. Tim Walz and health officials are looking at models to try and determine when the COVID-19 outbreak will peak in Minnesota. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Back...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Make 100 Million Face Masks Per Month

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Make 100 Million Face Masks Per Month

3M has announced plans to produce two billion N95 respirators within the next year to aid in the fight against COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Aims To Mak...→

With 2 deaths and dozens of illnesses, rural Minnesota county is a coronavirus hot spot. Why?

With 2 deaths and dozens of illnesses, rural Minnesota county is a coronavirus hot spot. Why?

FAIRMONT, Minn. — Martin County on the state’s southern border has more than its share of coronavirus cases. At just 20,000 residents, the agricultural region [...] Read full article: With 2 deaths and dozens of illnesses, r...→

What you need to do to get your coronavirus stimulus check

What you need to do to get your coronavirus stimulus check

The IRS and the Treasury Department say Americans will start receiving their economic impact checks in the next three weeks. Most people don’t need to do anyth [...] Read full article: What you need to do to get your coronavi...→

New App Helps Parents Check on NICU Babies From Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

New App Helps Parents Check on NICU Babies From Home During Coronavirus Pandemic

Northwestern Medicine’s Prentice Women’s Hospital is helping families virtually visit newborn babies in the NICU during the coronavirus pandemic. Currently, th [...] Read full article: New App Helps Parents Check on NICU Babi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Met Council Says MN Travel Declines By 70 Percent

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Met Council Says MN Travel Declines By 70 Percent

Metropolitan Council researchers report that travel across Minnesota's freeways has declined by more than 70 percent since the first reported COVID-19 case in [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Met Council Sa...→

Fact Check: Trump’s Misfires on Coronavirus Death Rates, Tests

President Donald Trump is claiming that the U.S. is experiencing a lower death rate from the coronavirus pandemic than other countries... President Donald Trum [...] Read full article: Fact Check: Trump’s Misfires on Coronavi...→

Coronavirus death rate much lower than previously reported, study says

Coronavirus death rate much lower than previously reported, study says

The coronavirus may not be as deadly as previously suggested, according to a new study that accounts for cases that were not diagnosed. The study published Mon [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death rate much lower than p...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Officials Scramble To Add Hospital Beds For COVID-19 Surge

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Officials Scramble To Add Hospital Beds For COVID-19 Surge

Officials are scrambling to set up 2,750 more hospital beds across Minnesota to handle the anticipated surge in COVID-19 cases in the coming weeks. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Officials Scra...→

How to get your coronavirus stimulus check as quickly as possible

How to get your coronavirus stimulus check as quickly as possible

One step may be your quickest way to get a stimulus payment from the federal government during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: How to get your coronavirus stimulus che...→

Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Package FAQ

Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Package FAQ

The $2 trillion stimulus bill includes payments for most Americans. Here's how to figure out how much you'll receive. Read full article: Coronavirus Stimulus Check & Relief Pack...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Martin County, On The Iowa Border, Sees Disproportionate Cases Of COVID-19

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Martin County, On The Iowa Border, Sees Disproportionate Cases Of COVID-19

One southern Minnesota county seems to stand out when looking at the number of positive COVID-19 cases across the state.  Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Martin County,...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bike Shop Hosting 'Antisocial' Scavenger Hunt Amid Social Distancing

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bike Shop Hosting 'Antisocial' Scavenger Hunt Amid Social Distancing

A bike shop in the Twin Cities is encouraging cyclists to get on their bikes next month, as taking a ride doesn’t violate social distancing or the governor’s s [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bike Shop Host...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Waseca Schools To Use School Buses As Mobile Learning Stations For Students WIthout Internet Access

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Waseca Schools To Use School Buses As Mobile Learning Stations For Students WIthout Internet Access

On board the buses, students will have assigned seats, and organizers say they will limit the number of kids allowed on board in order to maintain social dista [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Waseca Schools...→

Coronavirus: Facebook Removes Post by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro

Coronavirus: Facebook Removes Post by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro

Shortly after Twitter removed a post about the coronavirus pandemic by Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, Facebook followed suit also removing the president's [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Facebook Removes Post by Br...→

Facebook removes Brazilian president’s post for allegedly spreading coronavirus misinformation

Facebook removes Brazilian president’s post for allegedly spreading coronavirus misinformation

Facebook removed content posted by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro for allegedly spreading misinformation about coronavirus. Read full article: Facebook removes Brazilian president’s p...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs 2 Executive Orders, Addresses Officer Licenses, Medical Cannabis

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Signs 2 Executive Orders, Addresses Officer Licenses, Medical Cannabis

Governor Tim Walz signed two new executive orders Tuesday, extending licenses for first responders and ensuring the medical cannabis program to continues durin [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz Sign...→

Minnesota Department of Corrections reports two coronavirus cases

Minnesota Department of Corrections reports two coronavirus cases

An inmate at the Minnesota Correctional Facility – Moose Lake has tested positive for COVID-19, as well as a staff member at the MCF – Red Wing, marking the st [...] Read full article: Minnesota Department of Corrections repo...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Number Of COVID-19 Cases Rises To 629, With 2 More Deaths Reported

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Number Of COVID-19 Cases Rises To 629, With 2 More Deaths Reported

Health officials announced Tuesday that the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Minnesota reached 629, up 53 from Monday. Additionally, the virus is responsi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Number Of COVI...→

Coronavirus death rate could be way lower than previously thought, scientists say

Coronavirus death rate could be way lower than previously thought, scientists say

"Our estimates can be applied to any country to inform decisions around the best containment policies for COVID-19," said Professor Azra Ghani of Imperial Coll [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death rate could be way lowe...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mall Of America To Host American Red Cross Blood Drives

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mall Of America To Host American Red Cross Blood Drives

Management says the blood drives will follow the highest standards of safety and infection control; by checking temperatures before entry, providing hand sanit [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mall Of Americ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls Doctor Over, Gives Her N95 Masks Instead Of Ticket

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls Doctor Over, Gives Her N95 Masks Instead Of Ticket

Dr. Sarosh Ashraf Janjua, a cardiologist at a coronavirus quarantine unit in Duluth, was pulled over by Trooper Brian Schwartz for speeding on March 21. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Experts Warn Against Using Non-Pharmaceutical Treatments

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Experts Warn Against Using Non-Pharmaceutical Treatments

The warnings come after an Arizona man died and his wife was in critical condition after the two ingested chloroquine phosphate in an attempt to avoid contract [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Experts...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Essentia Places 500 On Unpaid Leave As Revenue Declines

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Essentia Places 500 On Unpaid Leave As Revenue Declines

Essentia Health has placed 500 employees on unpaid leave as it deals with the financial impact of canceled surgeries and appointments because of the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Essentia Place...→

Federal Reserve predicts 32% unemployment rate thanks to coronavirus

Federal Reserve predicts 32% unemployment rate thanks to coronavirus

The St. Louis district of the Federal Reserve is predicting the worst of the economic damage from the coronavirus outbreak will result in a higher unemployment [...] Read full article: Federal Reserve predicts 32% unemploymen...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Windshield Fluid Maker Donating Bleach To Organizations In Need

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Windshield Fluid Maker Donating Bleach To Organizations In Need

A Twins Cities windshield fluid manufacturer has pivoted to making bleach and is donating the product to organizations in need amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Windshield Flu...→

Speeding doctor gets coronavirus masks from Minnesota trooper, not ticket

Speeding doctor gets coronavirus masks from Minnesota trooper, not ticket

A doctor caught speeding by a Minnesota state trooper was issued five brand new N95 masks--not a ticket. Read full article: Speeding doctor gets coronavirus masks f...→

Temperature Check: Tracking Fever, a Key Symptom of Coronavirus

Temperature Check: Tracking Fever, a Key Symptom of Coronavirus

Taking one’s temperature to look for signs of fever is not as easy as it sounds. For one reporter, the first challenge was finding a thermometer. Read full article: Temperature Check: Tracking Fever, a Key...→

Walmart to check temperatures of workers to prevent coronavirus spread

Walmart to check temperatures of workers to prevent coronavirus spread

Walmart will check employees’ temperatures at the start of their shifts to prevent them from working with coronavirus, company executives said Tuesday. Walmart [...] Read full article: Walmart to check temperatures of workers...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care Workers

With Minnesota’s nurses and doctors on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19, there continues to be concern about keeping them safe. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Pe...→

More relief available for Minnesota small business amid coronavirus crisis

More relief available for Minnesota small business amid coronavirus crisis

As small businesses throughout the state continue to struggle amid the COVID-19 crisis, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development this we [...] Read full article: More relief available for Minnesota smal...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Father J Returns To Pelican Rapids After A Week Stranded In Philippines

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Father J Returns To Pelican Rapids After A Week Stranded In Philippines

A northern Minnesota priest has made it back home after being stuck in the Philippines for weeks during the pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Father J Retur...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Volunteers Help Deliver Supplies To Those In Need In Twin Cities

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Volunteers Help Deliver Supplies To Those In Need In Twin Cities

The virus outbreak has a group of Minnesotans wondering how they could help their neighbors in need. Their idea: using social media to match those in need with [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Volunteers Hel...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Plumbers In High Demand As Families Flush Paper Products Other Than Toilet Paper

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Plumbers In High Demand As Families Flush Paper Products Other Than Toilet Paper

Flushing those products can cause a big problem for pipes, including clogs and even sewage coming back up into the home. Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Plumbers In Hi...→