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MDH releases ads explaining how to talk to grandma about vaccines...

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has purchased newspaper ads with pro-vaccine talking points so family members can encourage their loved ones over Thanksgiving...

MDH threatened with legal action for stonewalling on COVID transparency

A Minnesota coronavirus expert lawyered up after the state effectively refused to honor his data request. Minnesota's Data Practices Act, which functions like the federal...

MDH to follow CDC’s strict summer camp guidance, requiring masks outdoors...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new guidance in April for youth summer camps, and the requirements came as a shock...

MDH wants youth athletes to test for COVID every week

The Minnesota Department of Health issued updated guidelines for youth athletes this week, strongly encouraging all student athletes in grades K-12 to get tested...

MSHSL votes for mask-free youth spring sports, awaits MDH approval

The Minnesota State High School League voted unanimously to not require student athletes to wear masks while competing in outdoor sports this spring. A recommendation...

Minnesota Department of Health leaves the door open for vaccine passports

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) seemed to suggest that vaccine passports are a possibility in a statement earlier this week. Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz...

MDH performs targeted testing of variant cases, uses variants to impose...

During a COVID-19 briefing with Minnesota Department of Health officials Tuesday, it was revealed that genetic sequencing, the method of identifying variant cases, is...

Minnesota counts COVID cases in schools without confirming infection or source

The Minnesota Department of Health admits that its official tally of coronavirus cases associated with schools includes cases where no positive test was recorded...

MDH reveals 138 previously unreported nursing home deaths

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 140 new deaths from COVID-19 Tuesday, 138 of those deaths coming from long-term care/assisted-living facilities. The 138 deaths...

Vaccine pilot program targets those ages 65+, K-12 teachers, child care...

(The Center Square) – Minnesota is launching a COVID-19 vaccine pilot program this week, but the number of vaccines available is extremely limited. Nine appointment-only...