COVID-19

(Willmar MN-) The Minnesota Department of Health Wednesday reports the COVID-19-related death of a person in their late 70s from Kandiyohi County. The death was one of 6 reported Wednesday, and brings the state's pandemic death toll now to 7817. There were 1436 additional cases of coronavirus reported Wednesday, bringing the state's total to more than 651,000, and of that number, nearly 632,000 victims have recovered. Locally there were 36 additional cases reported in Stearns County, 19 in Kandiyohi, 9 in Meeker, 8 in Pope, 3 in Chippewa, 2 in Renville and one case reported in Swift County. The figures were based on approximately 22,000 test results.