The latest COVID-19 figures for the state have been released.
According to the Minnesota Department of Health cases remain fairly steady amid a very slow decline.
There was a jump in deaths over the seven day period compared to the week earlier, with 52 losing their lives to COVID in Minnesota. Hospitalizations were on the uptick quite a bit as well. Minnesota is averaging around 900 cases per day. There were 52 deaths reported last week, up from 46 the previous week.
13,251 Minnesotans have died from COVID-19 during the pandemic.
There are now COVID boosters that target the BA.4 and BA.5 subvariants available in Minnesota. You can find out where to get one by visiting the Minnesota Covid-19 Response website.