490 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

490 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Click to Enlarge Photo: Unsplash

(KNSI) - The Minnesota Department of Health says there were 15 newly reported COVID-19 cases in the five-county central Minnesota area.

Numbers released Friday show:

  • Benton County added no new cases for a total of 190 cases and three deaths.
  • Morrison County added one new case for a total of 54 cases and one death.
  • Sherburne County also added one new case for a total of 262 cases and two deaths.
  • Stearns County added eight new cases for a total of 2,096 cases and 17 deaths.
  • Wright County added five cases for a total of 372 cases and two deaths.

Statewide:

  • 29,795 total COVID-19 cases
  • 3,102 of them are health care workers
  • 490 new cases reported
  • 25 newly reported COVID-19 related deaths
  • 1,274 deaths total
  • 1,015 in long term care or assisted living facility
  • 31 probable COVID-19 related deaths. Cases are listed as probable when the cause of death is COVID, but there is no positive test documented for that person.
  • 3,557 total hospitalizations
  • 403 patients hospitalized as of today
  • 191 of them are in the ICU
  • 25,028 patients are recovering and out of isolation

To see the statewide COVID-19 numbers breakdown, click here.