The Minnesota Department of Health reports 2,803 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, with 22 deaths. 69.7% of Minnesotans have completed their vaccination series.
On Friday, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services reports 2,778 new cases of COVID-19, with 16 deaths.
Health officials in Michigan report 6,080 new cases of COVID-19 over Thursday and Friday. 57% of eligible Michiganders have completed their vaccine series.
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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s office says she will declare unenforceable a Republican-written budget provision that seeks to ban indoor mask requirements for children.
Minnesota health leaders announced that they willl begin administering Pfizer booster shots to people who are eligible as soon as today, Friday the 24th.
The Red Lake Nation is requiring all people who come to the reservation for work or other business purposes to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or show weekly test results. There are exceptions for pregnant women, children under 12, and others.
University of Wisconsin officials say student vaccination rates for COVID-19 vary among the system’s campuses. The main campus is 91% fully vaccinated.
Millions of Americans have quit their jobs during the pandemic. One of them is Scott Buckingham, who transitioned from a 15-year career in the restaurant industry to real estate.
U.S. health authorities said they’re confident there will be Pfizer boosters for every American who qualifies.
The College of St. Scholastica football team has canceled their season opener scheduled for Saturday.
The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced Monday that it has approved a COVID-19 fall sports competition plan for the upcoming 2021 fall semester.
Pitcher Adrian Houser has become the latest Milwaukee Brewers player to test positive for the coronavirus.
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins has been activated from the COVID-19 reserve list.
All-Star closer Josh Hader has joined the growing collection of Milwaukee Brewers on the COVID-19 injured list.
The Minnesota Vikings have started their second week of training camp with a severe shortage of quarterbacks.