4,131 New COVID-19 Cases, 56 Deaths Reported Friday in MN

The state today reported 56 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 4,131 new coronavirus cases. Because no data was reported on the Thanksgiving holiday, today’s...

3,759 New COVID-19 Cases, 53 Deaths Reported Wednesday in MN

The state today reported 53 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 3,759 new coronavirus cases. There were seven deaths in the Lakeland viewing area: One person from Cass...

Northwoods Adventure: Brainerd Turkey Run Returning to In-Person Race

The 12th annual Brainerd Turkey Run is back for an in-person race after having a virtual event in 2020. This year’s event will start and finish at the Crow Wing...

11,455 New COVID-19 Cases, 37 Deaths Reported Tuesday in MN

The state today reported 37 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 11,455 new coronavirus cases. Today’s numbers represent data from Saturday, Sunday, and Monday....

COVID-19 Booster Shots Available at Tri-County Health Care

COVID-19 booster shots are now available at Tri-County Health Care. On November 19, the FDA approved Moderna and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine booster shots for adults 18 and...

Minnesota National Guard to Reinforce Nursing Home Staffs

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota National Guard will deploy 400 members to reinforce nursing staffs at long-term care facilities that have been struggling with severe...

4,718 New COVID-19 Cases, 37 Deaths Reported Monday in MN

The state today reported 37 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 4,718 new coronavirus cases. There were six deaths in the Lakeland viewing area: One person from Aitkin...

Essentia Health Scheduling COVID-19 Boosters

On Friday, the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention and state health departments announced the COVID-19 booster shot was now available for every adult over the age...

Sanford Health in Park Rapids to Host Vaccine Clinic on Friday

Sanford Health of Park Rapids will be hosting a vaccine clinic from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM on Friday, Nov. 26 at 110 7th St. W in Park Rapids. Both flu and COVID-19...

Riverside Elementary School in Brainerd to Host COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic for Kids

Crow Wing County Public Health, Brainerd Public Schools, and the Minnesota Department of Health are partnering to provide a free local COVID-19 clinic for kids ages 5-11....

5,162 New COVID-19 Cases, 30 Deaths Reported Friday in MN

The state today reported 30 new COVID-19 related deaths along with 5,162 new coronavirus cases. There were three deaths in the Lakeland viewing area: One person from...

US Expands COVID Boosters to All Adults, Final Hurdle Ahead

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. regulators on Friday moved to open up COVID-19 booster shots to all adults, expanding the government’s effort to get ahead of rising coronavirus...