Latest Health Updates
A smaller rise in new lab-confirmed in COVID-19 cases was reported statewide Tuesday, though new cases are still being reported in area counties, according to ... Read more
15 hours ago by Staff Reports.
No people remain hospitalized from Freeborn County due to COVID-19, according to the Freeborn County Public Health Department on Monday. The county so far has ... Read more
2 days ago by Staff Reports.
Mower County continued to see double digit new lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases on Sunday, as well as the county’s second death, according to the Minnesota Department ... Read more
3 days ago by Staff Reports.
Mower County reported almost 50 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, in what was the largest daily increase for area counties since the beginning of the ... Read more
4 days ago by Staff Reports.
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota has topped more than 1,000 deaths from the coronavirus, the state Department of Health said Saturday. The updated report shows an increase ... Read more
4 days ago by Associated Press.
Mayo Clinic Health System doctors are encouraging people who have recovered from COVID-19 to consider donating plasma, as doctors are seeing success helping others fight ... Read more
4 days ago by Sarah Stultz.
A resident at Good Samaritan Society of Albert Lea has tested positive for COVID-19, the nursing home’s administrator confirmed Friday. Katie Davis said staff have ... Read more
4 days ago by Sarah Stultz.
Good Samaritan Society has COVID-19 exposure Ten people have now been hospitalized because of COVID-19 in Freeborn County at some point during their illness, according ... Read more
5 days ago by Staff Reports.
Minnesota saw its largest increase in single-day deaths thus far in the COVID-19 pandemic on Thursday, according to data released from the Minnesota Department of ... Read more
6 days ago by Staff Reports.
MOSCOW — As the United States crossed a somber landmark of 100,000 coronavirus cases, India registered record numbers Thursday while Russia continued to swiftly ease ... Read more
6 days ago by Associated Press.
By Martin Moylan, Minnesota Public Radio News In March, David Doherty lost his job — and employer-paid health insurance — with Caliber Collision, an auto ... Read more
6 days ago by Minnesota Public Radio.
No new COVID-19 cases were reported in Faribault, Freeborn or Waseca counties on Wednesday in the daily Minnesota Department of Health update. Mower County had ... Read more
7 days ago by Staff Reports.
Mental Health Awareness Month provides an opportunity to raise awareness of mental health concerns and conditions in the community, according to a press release. During ... Read more
1 week ago by Submitted.
Minnesota’s COVID-19 death toll continued its grim ascent Tuesday as the state Health Department reported 899 people have died from the disease, up 18 from ... Read more
1 week ago by Minnesota Public Radio.
Area counties saw continued new lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, according to daily updates from the Minnesota Department of Health. Freeborn County had four new ... Read more