CORONAVIRUS

LOCAL & REGIONAL NEWS STORIES

Rep Paul Marquart will Support Mandatory Face Mask Wearing in Minnesota if Governor Mandates
The man was transported by Parkers Prairie Ambulance to Alomere Health for non-life threatening injuries.
Essentia Health will implement visitor hours between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. daily at hospitals and clinics.
A PPE store has been established and businesses are able to purchase online at ottertaillakescountry.com
The Minnesota Department of Health reported a much lower daily COVID death toll of nine Saturday across the state.

NATIONAL NEWS STORIES

FDA warns about 5 additional toxic hand sanitizers

Jul 7, 2020

The hand sanitizers tested positive for methanol, a toxic substance when absorbed through the skin or ingested.

What we don't know about the coronavirus

Jul 7, 2020

After more than 500 deaths, there are still many unknowns.

Doctors push for an end to racial discrimination in health care

Jul 7, 2020

"I have to be the angry loud Black woman making a scene for you to do something," one woman said. "I used to want to avoid that, but when it comes down to my health, I'd rather you be uncomfortable and me not be dead."

Scientists say coronavirus can be spread farther than 6 feet in tiny airborne particles

Jul 7, 2020

More than 200 scientists are asking the World Health Organization to update its guidance on how the coronavirus spreads in the air. They say fine particles may travel farther than six feet and fear current advice may not promote multiple layers of protect…

Miami shuts down indoor dining as virus cases rise

Jul 7, 2020

Since Florida began reopening, the Miami-Dade County's daily rate for confirmed COVID-19 cases skyrocketed from about 300 a day to more than 2,000.

Brazil's president tests positive for COVID-19

Jul 7, 2020

The president has downplayed the virus' severity, often appeared in public to shake hands with supporters and mingle with crowds.

Tips to help protect kids from COVID when schools reopen

Jul 7, 2020

Parents should have their child wear a mask and send them to school with wipes and hand sanitizer, Dr. Dyan Hes said.

Should schools reopen this fall despite spike in COVID-19?

Jul 7, 2020

President Trump is urging all schools to reopen in the fall, but some parents, teachers and local officials are concerned as coronavirus hospitalizations spike. Dr. Dyan Hes, a pediatrician in New York City, joined CBSN to discuss how to get students bac…

World Health Organization chief says virus outbreak is "accelerating"

Jul 7, 2020

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said "we have clearly not reached the peak of the pandemic."

Atlanta mayor tests positive for coronavirus

Jul 7, 2020

Bottoms, 50, said she has not experienced any symptoms of the virus.

LATEST INFORMATION FROM CDC

Large-scale Geographic Seroprevalence Surveys

Jul 6, 2020

Large-scale Geographic Seroprevalence Surveys

Infographic: Tracking MIS-C: Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome in U.S. Children

Jul 6, 2020

Infographic: Tracking MIS-C: Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome in U.S. Children

COVID-19 Travel Recommendations by Country

Jul 6, 2020

COVID-19 Travel Recommendations by Country

Clinical Questions about COVID-19: Questions and Answers

Jul 6, 2020

FAQ for Healthcare Professionals

Information for Healthcare Professionals about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Jul 6, 2020

Resources for Healthcare Professionals Caring for COVID-19 Patients

Crew Disembarkations through Commercial Travel

Jul 6, 2020

Crew Disembarkations through Commercial Travel

Multistate Assessment of SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence in Blood Donors

Jul 6, 2020

CDC is conducting a nationwide COVID-19 seroprevalence survey in 25 U.S. metropolitan areas to understand the percentage of people in the United States who may have been infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.

Cruise Ship Crew Member Disembarkations

Jul 6, 2020

Cruise Ship Crew Member Disembarkations

Social Distancing

Jul 5, 2020

Social Distancing, Quarantine, and Isolation

Funeral Home Workers

Jul 5, 2020

Funeral Home Workers