MDH reports a 10th Coronavirus-related death, number of cases in Minnesota climbs near 600

Health officials in Minnesota announced Monday the state has its 10th Coronavirus-death while the number of cases is nearing 600.

The Minnesota Department of Health reported that the state now has 576 confirmed cases of COVID-19, compared to 503 on Sunday.  Mower County now has 12 confirmed cases, which is up from 11 reported on Sunday. Olmsted County has 51 confirmed cases, Blue Earth County is reporting nine cases, Dodge County has eight cases, Fillmore County now has seven confirmed cases, Wabasha County has six cases, Winona County is currently reporting five cases and Waseca County has three.  

The Department of Health reported that there are now 260 patients who no longer need to be isolated, and the total approximate number of completed tests in the state currently stands at 18,822.