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3,262 cases (includes 152 probable cases, 6 more than reported yesterday)  for Morrison County as of 11 a.m., March 5, 2021. Data current as of 4 p.m. the previous day, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — At least 70% of Minnesotans age 65 and older will get at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine before the state moves on to the next phase of vaccinations, Gov. Tim Walz said Thursday. 

Federal COVID dollars totaling more than $2.2 million have been awarded to the Anoka County Housing and Redevelopment Authority by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development through the CARES Act.

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Puzzles are good for your brain and are popular with seniors. And in this puzzling pandemic year, local 4-Hers found a way to reach out to seniors with their own home-made puzzles.

Westonka school board members unanimously approved the district’s revised 2020-2021 budget Feb. 8, finalizing a tumultuous year that brought in unprecedented federal funding but that also reflected the toll of the coronavirus pandemic on budget drivers like enrollment and activities revenue.

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A Mound Westonka High School DECA project got the attention of the community in a big way in February when a stuffed animal drive resulted in more than 3,400 stuffed animals looking for a new home, far surpassing the goal of 1,000. The successful collection drive even caught the attention of…

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Citing progress on the coronavirus vaccination front and declining cases, Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday announced plans to let middle and high school students return the classroom for in-person learning as early as Monday.

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COVID-19 vaccines are making their way across Minnesota, and Orono Woods senior living apartment residents are among the Minnesotans getting their vaccines.

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Isanti County Public Health continues to receive a lot of calls from people who are interested in receiving a COVID-19 vaccine. However, we continue to experience vaccine shortages.

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Carver County Public Health is offering COVID-19 vaccine appointments to adults who are 65 years or older on Thursday, Feb. 11. Appointments are available at two sites: the Lake Waconia Event Center and Carver County Government Center. These are the county's first vaccine clinics serving ind…

More than 35,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine will be reserved this week for Minnesotans aged 65 and older after the state received a boost in supplies from the federal government, state health officials announced Monday.

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More than 35,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine were reserved this week for Minnesotans aged 65 and older after the state received a boost in supplies from the federal government, state health officials announced Monday, Feb. 1.

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The days of January typically are a slow time of the year for bars and restaurants following the holiday season, and this year is no exception. But at least they are open.

Less than two weeks after bringing a portion of its elementary students back to the classroom, Bloomington Public Schools announced a two-week closure of its buildings due to the impact of COVID-19 on the school district’s transportation department.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — More than 35,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine will be reserved this week for Minnesotans aged 65 and older after the state received a boost in supplies from the federal government, state health officials announced Monday.

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — More than 35,000 doses of the coronavirus vaccine will be reserved this week for Minnesotans aged 65 and older after the state received a boost in supplies from the federal government, state health officials announced Monday.

    With a love and passion for videography, Jesse Kretsinger of Richfield is happy to have returned to what he first learned as a student at the Little Falls Community High School in Little Falls. Being busy with life in general and working full-time as a pharmacy technician, he had somewha…

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Less than two weeks after bringing a portion of its elementary students back to the classroom, Bloomington Public Schools has announced a two-week closure of its buildings due to the impact of COVID-19 on the school district’s transportation department.