Daily COVID-19 update: Freeborn County reports 9 new cases
Freeborn County reported nine new COVID-19 cases Friday in the daily update from local and state health officials.
The county has now had 585 cumulative cases since the pandemic began, of which 32 are considered active cases and one person is hospitalized, according to the Freeborn County Public Health Department.
The department stated the new cases included the following:
• Two people between 10 and 20
• One person in their 30s
• Three people in their 40s
• One person in their 60s
• Two people in their 70s
Faribault County reported two new cases and has had 172 total cases; Mower County reported six new cases and has had 1,401 total cases; Steele County had six new cases and has had 619 total cases; and Waseca County reported four new cases and has had 844 total cases.
Statewide, 1,401 new cases were reported, increasing the state’s cumulative total to 109,312. Of that number, 97,715 no longer were in isolation.
Fourteen new deaths were reported in Goodhue, Hennepin, Martin, Ramsey, Redwood, St. Louis, Sherburne, Stearns, Washington and Wright counties. Twelve resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities, and one resided in a group home or residential behavioral health facility.
The new deaths increase the state’s total deaths to 2,121, of which 1,513 resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities.
The state reported 31,857 new tests completed, increasing the state’s cumulative tests to 2,245,165.
Minnesota COVID-19 cases, deaths
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