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Minnesota reports 403 more COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations decrease

ST. PAUL, Minn. (FOX47) -- The Minnesota Department of Health reported on Tuesday that 403 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the state.

MDH said 17 of the people who tested positive for COVID-19 were residents of Olmsted County. Find a list of how many cases have been reported in each county here.

About 777,614 COVID-19 tests have been completed in Minnesota, including more than 8,500 newly-completed COVID-19 tests reported in Tuesday's update.

A total of 43,170 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Minnesota, including 4,137 health care workers, MDH said.

Health officials said 37,749 of those who tested positive for COVID-19 no longer need to be isolated.

Health officials also reported in Tuesday's update that six more people have died from COVID-19 in Minnesota. Three of the people who died were reportedly residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities.

A total of 1,510 people have died from COVID-19 in Minnesota, the Department reported. MDH said 1,175 of those who died were residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities.

Health officials said 236 people are hospitalized with COVID-19 in Minnesota, and 107 of those hospitalized are in the ICU. That's seven fewer people hospitalized in the ICU, and four fewer people hospitalized not in the ICU than the Department reported in Monday's update.

This is the lowest number of COVID-19 patients MDH has reported hospitalized in the ICU since April 23, when the Department reported 104 COVID-19 patients in the ICU.

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

Nicole Valinote

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