ST. PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota is reporting over 6,200 new cases of coronavirus and an additional 51 deaths.
The 6,265 new cases reported Saturday brings the state total to 262,952 cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began, with 3,201 deaths. Minnesota has now had more than 50 coronavirus deaths for four straight days and has reported double-figure new deaths for 25 of the last 26 days.
The Minnesota Department of health says 3,712,110 COVID-19 tests have been administered. That’s more than half of the state’s total population.
Over 1,000 new coronavirus case are being reported Saturday in Hennepin County. In the KIMT viewing area:
Olmsted County – 92 new cases
Mower County – 28 new cases
Freeborn County – 28 new cases
Dodge County – 13 new cases
Fillmore County – 8 new cases
For more of the latest COVID-19 statistics for Minnesota, click here.