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Cases steady for 3rd day in a row in Freeborn County

Confirmed COVID-19 cases remained unchanged in Freeborn County for the third day in a row, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.

The state department said the county has had 33 cases confirmed.

Cases increased by one in both Mower and Steele counties to 27 and 10, respectively, and were the same in Faribault County at four and Waseca County at three.

Total cases across the state increased to 2,721, an increase of 154 cases from the day prior.

Of that total, 1,317 no longer need to be in isolation, and 240 remained hospitalized, including 107 in intensive care.

Deaths increased to 179, an increase in 19 deaths — the single highest number of deaths reported on any given day since the numbers were recorded.

According to the department, the highest number of cases have been reported in Hennepin County with 1,073 cases, followed by Ramsey and Olmsted counties, with 219 and 204 respectively.

Cases in Nobles County, where there is an outbreak at a pork processing plant, have grown to 126.

The state department indicated 49,344 tests have been completed, including 10,508 through the department’s public health lab and 38,836 through external laboratories.

 

Confirmed COVID-19 cases 

County Cases Deaths
Aitkin 1 0
Anoka 105 2
Becker 2 0
Beltrami 6 0
Benton 4 0
Big Stone 1 0
Blue Earth 26 0
Brown 8 1
Carlton 38 0
Carver 15 0
Cass 4 0
Chippewa 1 0
Chisago 7 1
Clay 79 3
Clearwater 2 0
Cottonwood 6 0
Crow Wing 20 0
Dakota 130 6
Dodge 18 0
Douglas 2 0
Faribault 4 0
Fillmore 11 0
Freeborn 33 0
Goodhue 19 0
Hennepin 1,073 113
Houston 1 0
Isanti 6 0
Itasca 2 0
Jackson 3 0
Kandiyohi 3 0
Kittson 1 0
Koochiching 1 0
Lac qui Parle 1 0
Le Sueur 22 0
Lincoln 2 0
Lyon 6 0
Mahnomen 1 0
Marshall 1 0
Martin 41 4
McLeod 3 0
Meeker 3 0
Mille Lacs 1 1
Morrison 1 0
Mower 27 0
Murray 3 0
Nicollet 8 2
Nobles 126 1
Norman 6 0
Olmsted 204 4
Otter Tail 6 0
Pennington 1 0
Pine 15 0
Pipestone 2 0
Polk 17 0
Ramsey 219 11
Red Lake 1 0
Redwood 1 0
Renville 3 0
Rice 7 1
Rock 5 0
Roseau 1 0
Scott 28 1
Sherburne 13 0
Sibley 1 0
St. Louis 54 10
Stearns 20 0
Steele 10 0
Swift 1 0
Todd 3 0
Traverse 2 0
Wabasha 8 0
Waseca 3 0
Washington 100 5
Watonwan 4 0
Wilkin 10 2
Winona 61 10
Wright 30 1
Yellow Medicine 3 0