COVID19


Minnesota offers $100 Visa gift cards to unvaccinated who get shots

July 30, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Tim Walz says Minnesota will join in the Biden administration’s…

Noem lifts mask requirement at South Dakota’s prisons

July 28, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Staff and inmates at South Dakota prisons are no…

Mayo Clinic moving toward COVID vaccine requirement for all employees

July 27, 2021 ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Mayo Clinic says it will require employees to be vaccinated…

Trial moved involving US marshals charged in vaccine dispute

July 26, 2021 ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A federal contempt of court trial involving three members of…

Sanford Health announces COVID-19 vaccinations for employees will become mandatory

July 23, 2021 FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A dominant health system in the Dakotas that bills itself…

NEW: COVID-19 infections back on the rise in South Dakota (Audio)

July 22, 2021 Mike Tanner PIERRE, S.D.–COVID-19 numbers are rising across the country again, and South Dakota…

Hennepin County ‘doubles down’ on vaccine incentive program

July 21, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota’s most populous county is boosting its incentive program for COVID-19…

COVID-19, other diseases caused historic South Dakota deaths

July 14, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Health reports that the…

NEW: Delta variant of COVID-19 detected in South Dakota

June 30, 2021 PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Health (SD-DOH) can confirm that the…

Health officials continue to urge people to get their COVID shot

6-18-21 PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) — Covid-19 vaccinations are widely available in South Dakota but the pace of…