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Minnesota COVID Hospitalizations Rise Back to Late January Levels
The hospitalizations are rising even though immunization counts are climbing.
Pfizer Says Their Vaccine Is 100% Effective in Teens
Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and strongly protective in kids as young as 12.
Employment in Rochester Remains 1000 Below Pre-Pandemic Level
Employment in the Rochester area last month was the highest it has been since the pandemic hit last March.
Walz Gets J&J Dose as Minnesota Opens up Vaccine Queue
Gov. Tim Walz and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty each received a dose of coronavirus vaccine in a bipartisan display aimed at boosting acceptance of the vaccine as eligibility opened up to all Minnesotans 16 and older on Tuesday.
Over One Million Minnesotans Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19
A significant milestone was reached today in Minnesota's COVID-19 program.
The Easiest Way to Find a COVID Vaccine in Minnesota
It seems impossible to get a COVID vaccine, the appointments get scooped up so quickly! Here's the easiest way I found to find a COVID vaccine. It helped my husband and I get appointments.
Yes, We Really Could Have A Major Toilet Paper Crisis Soon
The supply has been barely keeping up, not a problem half a world away has made it so much worse.
Olmsted County Reaches Another Vaccination Milestone
The COVID-19 vaccination effort in the Rochester area hit another milestone today as the governor was announcing a major expansion of the eligibility for the vaccines.
Covid-19: Help Is On the Way for Olmsted County Renters and Landlords
When and how to apply for Renters assistance (which landlords will be able to do, too.
Minnesota Gov Walz COVID Vaccine Press Conference Today – March 26, 2021 [WATCH LIVE]
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz will hold a press conference today Friday, March 26, 2021, at 11:30 AM to discuss his plan to make the Covid-19 vaccine available to all Minnesotans over 16 years old.
What You Need to Know About the COVID Vaccine Expansion
We know more details about the planned expansion of COVID-19 vaccine distribution. Governor Tim Walz says that all Minnesotans 16 years old and older will be eligible to get the vaccine starting on Tuesday.
COVID Vaccines Open to All Minnesotans Over 16 Starting Tues.
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz will announce on Friday that All Minnesotans 16 and older will be able to sign-up for a COVID-19 vaccination beginning on Tuesday.