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Recent Articles

Despite ICU surge, Walz says peak ‘still a ways off’

Health officials expected an acceleration in the need for intensive care beds like the one that’s happening this week. Read more

Pandemic disruptions taking a toll on farmers’ mental health

Todd Selvik wants to forget the trauma of putting down 500 pigs recently on his family’s farm.  Read more

Pandemic pushes more people into insurance market

By Martin Moylan, Minnesota Public Radio News In March, David Doherty lost his job — and employer-paid health insurance — with Caliber Collision, an auto ... Read more

COVID-19 ICU cases hit new high in Minnesota

Minnesota’s COVID-19 death toll continued its grim ascent Tuesday as the state Health Department reported 899 people have died from the disease, up 18 from ... Read more