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99-Year-old SE Minnesota Vet Walking to Help COVID Victims
He may be approaching the age of 100 but a southeast Minnesota man is still working on his bucket list and his latest goal is to help those affected by the COVID-19 crisis.
COVID-19: ABC News/Mayo Study Finds Anti-Body Tests Are Flawed
A joint investigation between ABC News and Mayo Clinic has found some of the COVID-19 anti-body tests currently being offered shouldn't be trusted.
Rochester's Musical Doctors to Perform On National TV This Sunday
Dr. Elvis told NBC Sports, “Seeing so many of my colleagues and front-line workers across the country come together in the midst of such challenging times has been inspiring. This performance is dedicated to everyone who keeps showing up in the fight against COVID-19."
Warning: Scammers are Selling Fake COVID-19 Antibody Tests
Wondering if your body has already fought COVID-19? You're not alone. Watch out for these fake antibody tests.
Valleyfair Postponing Several Attractions Until 2021
Three big attractions planned for this summer have been postponed.
Leaders Authorize MN Catholic Churches to Defy Governor Walz
Catholic Bishops in Minnesota are giving local parishes permission to defy Governor Tim Walz’s pandemic emergency orders.
COVID-19: MN to Allow Outdoor Dining and Haircuts on June 1st
Some Minnesota bars and restaurants will be allowed to reopen on June 1st.
COVID-19: Minnesota's Largest Daily Death Total in Two Weeks
Minnesota recorded 29 new COVID-19 deaths Tuesday, the second-highest daily total since the pandemic began.
No Outdoor Public Swimming in Rochester This Summer
Forget about public swimming opportunities in Rochester this summer.
Key Mayo Clinic Financial Indicator Down 88% in First Quarter
The latest quarterly financial report issued by the Mayo Clinic shows its operations were doing quite well before the pandemic hit.
Minnesota Bar and Restaurant Guidance Coming Wednesday
A member of Governor Tim Walz his cabinet says an announcement is coming tomorrow concerning phased plans for reopening bars, restaurants, and other places of public accommodation.