COVID19


Walz announces gift cards, $100,000 scholarships for Minnesota students who get COVID-19 vaccine

October 18, 2021 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota will offer $200 gift cards and a shot…

Nebraska launches ad campaign for workers with $10 million in CARES Act cash

October 18, 2021 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is launching a new, $10 million ad campaign using…

Minnesota’s COVID-19 numbers continue to climb

October 12, 2021 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s COVID-19 test positivity rate has soared to 8.3%…

Tiger at Sioux Falls zoo contracts COVID-19

October 11, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A tiger at a Sioux Falls zoo has contracted…

Questions arise over the use of federal pandemic funding

October 6, 2021 IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A growing number of school districts in the U.S…

Minnesota health care workers sue to block vaccine mandate

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nearly 200 Minnesota health workers are suing their employers to block a pending requirement…

Minnesota about to sell off temporary morgue that was never needed

September 28, 2021 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The state of Minnesota is on the verge of…

Non-coronavirus patients wait for intensive care unit beds at Rapid City hospital

September 27, 2021 RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — The coronavirus patients that fill the intensive care unit…

Noem releases Public Service Announcement on COVID-19 vaccines (Audio)

September 24, 2021 Mike Tanner PIERRE, S.D.–South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem has released a new public service…

REPORT: Few COVID-19 vaccinated patients need intensive care

September 23, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two large hospital systems in the Upper Midwest say fully vaccinated…