More than 85% of Minnesota senior citizens have received vaccine, ahead of national 80% rate .
Declines in COVID-19 hospitalizations and reported test positivity rate offered hope a third pandemic wave is peaking.
The Baltimore factory contracted to make Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine was dirty, didn’t follow proper manufacturing procedures and had poorly trained staff, resulting in contamination of material that was going to be put in the shots, U.S. regulators said Wednesday.
Some colleges will stage ceremonies, with twists.
1,189 new COVID-19 cases, five deaths in Minnesota
Vaccination progress continues — with 52% of eligible Minnesotans and 85% of senior citizens at least receiving a first dose.
A food plant employee is suing his Walworth County employer alleging he contracted the coronavirus at work and infected his wife who died from the disease.
Under the emergency agreement struck last year, the state is billed $87 to $120.99 per test, depending on whether the sample came from a free community walk-up site or the statewide mail-order testing program.
Mpls. high school seniors will graduate in person, but with COVID-19 safety compromises.
Minnesota health officials on Sunday reported 1,847 new COVID-19 cases and 15 new deaths due to complications from the coronavirus.