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Minnesota reports 650 more COVID-19 cases, 2 more deaths

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KTTC) -- The Minnesota Department of Health reported on Monday that 650 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the state.

Ten of the cases were reported in Olmsted County, MDH said. Find a list of how many cases have been reported in each county here.

A total of 51,803 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Minnesota to date, including 5,988 health care workers, MDH said.

The Department said 45,198 of those who tested positive for COVID-19 no longer need to be isolated.

Health officials reported more than 13,500 newly-completed COVID-19 tests in Monday's update, bringing the total number of tests completed in the state to about 970,726.

Health officials also reported in Monday's update that two more people have died from COVID-19 in the state. Both were reportedly residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities.

A total of 1,576 people have died from COVID-19 in Minnesota, MDH said. Health officials said 1,207 of the people who died were residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities, health officials said.

There are 257 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Minnesota, including 126 COVID-19 patients in the ICU, MDH said. That's eleven more COVID-19 patients hospitalized in the ICU, and 27 fewer COVID-19 patients hospitalized not in the ICU than the Department reported on Sunday.

Health experts have stated that most cases of COVID-19 do not require hospitalization.

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