COVID19


REPORT: COVID-19 impact on meatpacking workers much worse than previously thought

October 27, 2021 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A U.S. House report says at least 59,000 meatpacking workers…

Citing misinformation, North Dakota health agency eliminates comment option on social media sites

October 26, 2021 BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Department of Health on Tuesday switched off…

Minnesota doctor fired after voicing opinion on mask mandate at school board meeting

October 26, 2021 FERGUS FALLS, Minn. (KFGO) – An estimated 500 people gathered outside of Lake Region…

COVID-19 cases in North Dakota continue downward trend

October 26, 2021 BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Four additional COVID-19-related deaths occurred over the weekend in North…

Minnesota health officials concerned with COVID-19 rates on Native American Reservations

October 22, 2021 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say Native Americans have contracted COVID-19…

South Dakota ready to inoculate state’s young people

October 21, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Health officials in South Dakota say they’re prepared to…

Hung jury in trial of Mitchell man who refused to wear mask at school board meeting

October 21, 2021 MITCHELL, S.D.–No verdict was reached in the trial of a Mitchell man who was…

Malcolm: Unvaccinated Minnesotans 30 times more likely to die from COVID-19

October 21, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Health Commissioner Jan Malcolm says unvaccinated Minnesotans are 15 times more…

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…