Coronavirus

Local & Regional News

The case is in the Pleasantview community, but patient privacy prevents officials from identifying if it is an adult or a student
Big Ten plans to begin its season the Oct. 23-24 weekend. Each team will have an eight-game schedule.
The state health department rolled out essential caregiver visitation guidance in July
150 Minnesota bars and restaurants were checked over the last two weekends
Education commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker shared optimism and guidance for the new academic year
Hospitalizations and ICU bed usage remain steady
Cases per 10,000 is the metric the Minnesota Department of Education asks school districts to follow for learning models
COVID-19 community transmission at 30%
Four of the additional deaths included people who were 85 years of age or older, according to the latest COVID-19 statistics in Minnesota
It appears mandatory lockdowns to preserve personal protective equipment like masks for healthcare workers did little to increase the stockpile

National News Stories

U.K. prepares for mass vaccine distribution as second wave emerges

Sep 18, 2020

As parts of Europe face a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, the United Kingdom is preparing vaccine distribution facilities before a vaccine has even been approved. CBS News' Holly Williams has more in the series "Racing to a Cure."

Pandemic leaves domestic workers facing tough choices

Sep 18, 2020

Some nannies must choose between looking after other people's kids and get paid — or stop working to look after their own.

Are masks really more effective than a coronavirus vaccine?

Sep 18, 2020

Health experts point out that we don't yet know how effective a vaccine will be – but we do know masks help stop the spread.

Residents angry after Maine wedding linked to 7 virus deaths

Sep 18, 2020

"I don't think they should have had the wedding," said a member of the church where the ceremony was held.

Black families wary of return to school: "I've seen the system fail us"

Sep 18, 2020

"We haven't been given a lot of reason to trust the system," said one Black mom. "Why would we trust it now, and with our most precious thing: our child."

Latest Information from CDC

Cases & Deaths by County

Sep 18, 2020

Cases & Deaths by County

Cases in the U.S.

Sep 18, 2020

Cases in U.S.

Considerations for Monitoring and Evaluation of Mitigation Strategies Implemented in K-12 Schools

Sep 17, 2020

Considerations for Monitoring and Evaluation of Mitigation Strategies Implemented in K-12 Schools

Monitoring and Evaluation Checklist for K-12 Schools

Sep 17, 2020

Monitoring and Evaluation Checklist for K-12 Schools

Staffing Resources

Sep 17, 2020

Staffing Resources

Social Media Toolkit

Sep 17, 2020

Social Media Toolkit

Frequently Asked Questions

Sep 17, 2020

Most confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported from China have occurred in adults.

How COVID-19 Spreads

Sep 17, 2020

How COVID-19 Spreads

Contact Tracing: Frequently Asked Questions

Sep 17, 2020

Contact Tracing: Frequently Asked Questions for Health Departments

COVIDView Weekly Summary

Sep 17, 2020

COVIDView