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Renville, Stearns County residents succumb to COVID-19-related illness

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(St. Paul MN-) The Minnesota Department of Health Monday reported 2693 additional cases of COVID-19. The figures do not include numbers from the past weekend...those will come out tomorrow. Minnesota's pandemic total is now at more than 669,000, and of that number, nearly 647,000 victims have recovered. There were 11 deaths reported Monday, including a person in their early 80s from Renville County, and a person in their early 70s from Stearns County. Minnesota's death toll is now at 7903. Locally, Stearns County reported 94 cases...there were 24 in Kandiyohi, 20 in Meeker, 8 in Chippewa, 5 in Renville, 4 in Pope and 1 case reported in Swift County. The figures were based on approximately 38,200 test results.