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Minnesota Working On Free Mail-In COVID-19 Saliva Test Program
Gov, Tim Walz says Minnesota will expand its offering of saliva tests for the coronavirus into a statewide mail-in program that will be free to all residents.
Mayo Clinic Health System No Visitor Policy Reinstated in NW WI
The increase in COVID-19 activity that is being reported in Wisconsin has prompted the Mayo Clinic Health System to reinstate a no visitor policy for its facilities in Northwest Wisconsin.
Hayfield Secondary Students Shifting to Hybrid Schedule
Another southeastern Minnesota school district is shifting away from all in-person instruction because of an increase in COVID-19 cases.
Free COVID Saliva Test Site Opens This Week In Winona
A COVID-19 saliva testing site is scheduled to open this week for the first time in southern Minnesota.
COVID-19: Minnesota Sets New Daily Positive Test Total
Some pretty high numbers were included in the state’s daily report on COVID-19 activity in Minnesota that was released Saturday.
President Trump Not First President to Keep Medical Info Private
Can you guess which US President hid the fact that he had cancer and cancer surgery from the nation?
Olmsted County's New COVID-19 Cases Remain At High Level
Olmsted County health officials are reporting a drop in the number of positive COVID-19 cases during the past week but they remain at a high level.
How to Get Free Downtown Rochester Parking Thru October 31st
Read the story because not all downtown parking spots are free.
Another SE MN School District Responds to Rising COVID Cases
The Wabasha-Kellogg School District is moving its secondary students to all distance learning.
Minnesota Updates COVID-19 Restrictions on Bars and Restaurants
The new guidelines issued today by the Minnesota Department Of Health go into effect immediately.
New Round Of Funding For Ailing Small Olmsted County Businesses
A second round of economic hardship grants for small Olmsted County businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic begins Thursday.
All Rochester High School Home Football Games Sold Out!
You know anyone going to the games?