COVID19


Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz, wife and teenage son all test positive for COVID-19

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has tested positive for COVID-19, along with his wife and teenage…

Omicron variant confirmed in North Dakota

December 21, 2021 BISMARCK, N.D. – The first known cases of the highly contagious omicron variant of…

South Dakota hospitals strained as holiday gatherings loom

December 16, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota’s largest hospital systems are warning that they…

Watertown School Board approves COVID-19 leave policy for employees

December 14, 2021 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–The Watertown School District is not making any changes to it’s…

Minnesota bar owner who defied virus orders found guilty

December 10, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The owner of a bar in Albert Lea was found guilty…

Walz names Minnesota long-term care sites to get Guard staffing help

December 7, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Monday sent the first three Minnesota…

Minnesota National Guard to reinforce nursing home staffs

November 23, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota National Guard will deploy 400 members to reinforce nursing…

Minnesota COVID-19 hospitalizations top 1,400 amid surge

November 22, 2021 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The number of Minnesota patients hospitalized with COVID-19 has…

Governor Kristi Noem makes pitch for nursing help on social media (Audio)

November 18, 2021 Mike Tanner PIERRE, S.D.–If you’re a nurse, South Dakota wants you. That was the…

Nearly a quarter of St. Cloud prisoners have COVID-19

November 18, 2021 ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Correctional Facility in St. Cloud has the…