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MDH: 13 new COVID-19 deaths, 2,645 new cases


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In this March 2021 photo provided by Pfizer, vials of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are prepared for packaging at the company’s facility in Puurs, Belgium. Pfizer is about to seek U.S. authorization for a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine, saying Thursday, July 8, 2021, that another shot within 12 months could dramatically boost immunity and maybe help ward off the latest worrisome coronavirus mutant.

FDA advisory panel backs COVID-19 boosters only for elderly, high-risk
In this Aug. 26, 2021 file photo, Parsia Jahanbani prepares a syringe with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in a mobile vaccine clinic operated by Families Together of Orange County in Santa Ana, Calif.

Mayo Clinic to play key role in new nationwide program studying COVID-19 long-haulers

MDH: 14 new COVID-19 deaths, 2,484 new cases

In this Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Nicki Minaj attends the Oscar de la Renta show during Fashion Week in New York. The White House is offering to connect Minaj with one of the Biden administration’s doctors to address her questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. The offer comes after the Trinidadian-born rapper’s erroneous tweet alleging the vaccine causes impotence went viral.

White House offers Nicki Minaj call to answer vaccine questions


Northern Minnesota elementary school shuts down for 2 weeks due to COVID-19 outbreak

Northern Minnesota elementary school shuts down for 2 weeks due to COVID-19 outbreak


Registered Pharmacist Ken Ramey with CVS, prepares to give a COVID-19 vaccine, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, at the Isles of Vero Beach assisted and independent senior living community in Vero Beach, Fla. A federal government study last fall found that an average of one death occurred among every five assisted living facility residents with COVID-19 in states that offered data. That compares with one death among every 40 people with the virus in the general population.

MDH COVID-19 briefing: Sept. 15, 2021


MDH: New app allows Minnesotans to quickly, safely access personal vaccination records
As COVID-19 vaccine mandates rise, religious exemptions grow
Minnesota judge rejects attempt to force school mask mandate
Nisswa restaurant fined for continued operations with revoked license from repeated COVID-19 violations

Nisswa restaurant fined for continued operations with revoked license from repeated COVID-19 violations


MDH: Newly-verified COVID-19 deaths, cases included in Wednesday's report
Biden: Nearly 3M get health coverage during COVID-19 sign-up
Bars, restaurants, theaters among businesses adding vaccine requirements in Minnesota
MDH: 12 new COVID-19 deaths, 4,603 new cases

Fargo executive: COVID has put hospitals in dire situation

Census: Relief payments staved off hardship in COVID crash

UK recommends COVID-19 booster shots for over 50s

Gates, Rockefeller warn leaders about pandemic’s impact


Biden pushes at-home testing as way out of pandemic, but availability is an obstacle


FDA experts among group opposing US booster shot plan


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Afghan survivors of US drone strike: Sorry 'is not enough'

FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 13, 2021 file photo, the Ahmadi family pray at the cemetery next to family graves of family members killed by a US drone strike, in Kabul, Afghanistan. Sorry is not enough for the Afghan survivors of an errant U.S. drone strike that killed 10 members of their family, including seven children. On Saturday, Sept. 18, they demanded Washington investigate who fired the drone and punish the military personnel responsible for the strike, said Emal Ahmadi, whose 3-year-old daughter Malika was killed on Aug. 29 when the U.S. hellfire missile struck his elder brother's car.

Official: US will fly 'massive' number of Haitians to Haiti

Haitian migrants use a dam to cross to and from the United States from Mexico, Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, in Del Rio, Texas.

Australian PM rejects Chinese criticism of nuclear sub deal

Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, center, appears on stage with video links to Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, left, and U.S. President Joe Biden at a joint press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021. The leaders are announcing a security alliance that will allow for greater sharing of defense capabilities — including helping equip Australia with nuclear-powered submarines.

'New' Van Gogh drawing to go on display in Amsterdam museum

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France calls killing of Islamic State leader big victory

This undated image provided by Rewards For Justice shows a wanted posted of Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi, the leader of Islamic State in the Greater Sahara.

German police detain 4 on Yom Kippur after synagogue threat

Police officers stay in front of the entrance to the Jewish Community building in Hagen, Germany, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2021.

Sweet, savory and some in between: Minnesota State Fair announces new foods

Sweet, savory and some in between: Minnesota State Fair announces new foods

Many feared dead after Florida beachfront condo collapses

This aerial photo shows part of the 12-story oceanfront Champlain Towers South Condo that collapsed early Thursday, June 24, 2021 in Surfside, Fla.

9/11 exhibit at St. Olaf College

9/11 exhibit at St. Olaf College

MDH COVID-19 briefing: Sept. 15, 2021

Registered Pharmacist Ken Ramey with CVS, prepares to give a COVID-19 vaccine, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, at the Isles of Vero Beach assisted and independent senior living community in Vero Beach, Fla. A federal government study last fall found that an average of one death occurred among every five assisted living facility residents with COVID-19 in states that offered data. That compares with one death among every 40 people with the virus in the general population.

RESOURCES: Suicide prevention, mental health programs and services

RESOURCES: Suicide prevention, mental health programs and services