Pandemic-related hospitalizations remain elevated among unvaccinated Minnesotans, but disparity in infection and death rates are smaller.
Health care providers should offer flu and COVID-19 vaccines at the same visit to people who are eligible, according to the CDC.
All the most significant COVID-19 variations are descending from a single lineage: omicron.
Mild flu levels in the Southern Hemisphere offer hope of mild season in Minnesota, but no guarantees.
The Minnesota Nurses Association said hospitals need to improve pay and working conditions to retain existing nurses but also to address a worsening shortage by enticing former nurses back.
A coronavirus vaccination can change the timing of when you get your period, according to research. For most people, the effect was temporary.
Pfizer asked U.S. regulators Monday to expand use of its updated COVID-19 booster shot to children ages 5 to 11.
After generations working in downtown Minneapolis, the skyway's longest-running businesses are determined to see the pandemic through.
COVID-19 remains persistent in Minnesota despite Biden's proclamation that the "pandemic is over." However, severity is down.
Former COVID patients had a 42% increased risk of neurologic problems a year after testing positive, a study showed.
The audit did find instances in which Minnesota Department of Health didn't explain variations in awards or follow state criteria for making those grants.
Judge rules the federal CARES Act did not create a right for the testing company to sue over payment terms.
New booster formulated against existing variants, but will improve protection against BA.2.75, state health official says.
Those who have not ordered any free tests through the state are eligible for 12 free tests per household at once while supplies last.
Changes in federal health guidelines and hospital capacity prompted the change, city officials said.
Research scientist cautions that recent progress is no guarantee of continued declines in infections this fall.
Dominant strains causing COVID-19 in Minnesota right now are accounted for in the new booster shots for vaccinated people 12 and older.
Aug. 24 was the last day of the requirement. The vaccine mandates have been a polarizing political issue.
Their stance is illogical and damaging to the team's likability — and playoff chances. These players are betraying their organization.
Canadian resort owners and outfitters hope anglers respond in droves, but Americans' reluctance to get shots might limit numbers.
At a time when many are eager to move on from COVID, Edina remembers.
Expert advice on masking, testing, vaccines and boosters is evolving along with multiple coronavirus variants. Here's the latest from MN and the CDC.
The nursing strike of 15 Twin Cities and Duluth hospitals this week appears to have combined with a COVID-19 decline to reduce bed usage.
Newly authorized booster shots are tailored to fight the omicron subvariants that are now dominant.
Gov. Tim Walz's office said he was referring to the 2021-2022 school year in a recent interview.
Funding for incentives to motivate hesitant recipients has dried up, but the Minnesota Department of Health plans an outreach campaign to people at greatest risk of severe COVID-19 and to open more pop-up vaccination sites.