MDH: 29 newly-reported COVID-19 deaths, 2,868 new cases | KSTP.com

MDH: 29 newly-reported COVID-19 deaths, 2,868 new cases

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Created: October 18, 2021 11:13 AM

Monday, the Minnesota Department of Health reported*:

  • 29 new deaths from COVID-19**
  • 2,868 newly-reported positive COVID-19 tests

*Data posted on Mondays represents data as of 4 a.m. on Fridays

**The newly-reported deaths Monday included one from September and 28 from this month.

Additionally, MDH said:

  • 6.69 million COVID-19 vaccinations have been administered
  • 3.27 million people have completed the vaccine series
  • 74.2% of those 16 and older have received at least one dose of the vaccine

View the complete update via the interactive infographic below or here.


Meanwhile, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported, as of Monday, all 87 counties in Minnesota remained at a high level of COVID-19 community transmission.

View the complete update via the interactive map below or here.

The map below displays data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as it pertains to community transmission levels. Courtesy: CDC
According to the CDC, counties in red have a high level of community transmission, in orange have a substantial level, in yellow have a moderate level and in blue have a low level.

See the latest on COVID-19 here.


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