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COVID 19 Updates


Horizon Public Health is seeing a rise in COVID-19 cases. In their territory of Traverse, Grant, Stevens, Douglas and Pope County, in the last month it went from 3 cases per day to 22 cases per day. They encourage masking while indoor at public spaces, regardless of vaccination status. There have been breakthrough cases of those fully vaccinated, getting sick again. Majority getting sick are unvaccinated. CDC guidelines of staying home if you are sick, social distancing and getting tested if you have symptoms, regardless of past infection or vaccination status is recommended. 66.6% of the state of Minnesota is fully vaccinated.


For the latest Horizon Public Health data regarding Douglas, Pope, Traverse, Grant and Stevens click here!