Inter-County Nursing Service in Thief River Falls has reported that a local resident recently died due to COVID-19.
The Pennington County resident was someone in their 80s. Since the pandemic began, 22 Pennington County residents have lost their lives due to COVID19.
As of Monday afternoon, there were 68 active COVID-19 cases in isolation and six people currently in the hospital.
Since the pandemic began, there have been 1,930 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in county residents with 94 total hospitalizations.
A total of 7,063 county residents have at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and 6,684 have completed the vaccine series.