COVID19


Covid-19 cases jump 68 percent in South Dakota in the last week

August 5, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota health officials report coronavirus cases jumped by…

Twin Cities mayors announce masking requirements in indoor public spaces

August 4, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mayors of Minneapolis and St. Paul said Tuesday they’ll require…

Target announces new policy on face coverings

August 3, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.–Target has updated its policy on face coverings. The Minnesota-based retailer says effective…

Noem doesn’t plan to ratchet up vaccine push

August 2, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem says she has no…

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…