Nine additional confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Blue Earth County

Nine additional confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Blue Earth County
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ST. PAUL, Minn. (KEYC) - The Minnesota Department of Health reports 434 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19, nine of which were reported in Blue Earth County. The total accumulative number of cases is 38,569.

There have been three additional deaths tied to COVID-19, putting the death toll now at 1,474. Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities are 1,150.

There are 33,907 people who are no longer isolated.

As of 11:00 a.m., Monday, July 6, there are 258 people hospitalized, 125 in ICU.

4,219 people total have been hospitalized due to COVID-19.

The total approximate number of tests completed is 679,693.


The Iowa Department of Public Health reports over 31,654 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19.

25,017 people have recovered and are no longer isolated.

No new deaths tied to COVID-19 have been reported, and the total remains at 722.

335,715 people have been tested statewide.

For more information from the Iowa Department of Public Health, visit their website at idph.iowa.gov

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