COVID-19

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COVID-19 updates for Friday, Jan. 7

As of yesterday, Beltrami County Public Health was monitoring 234 active cases of COVID-19 with seven county residents hospitalized. Over a 14-day period, the department reported 310 new cases. The county has had nearly 9,000 COVID infections with more than 8,500 currently out of isolation. There have been 111 deaths within the county since the…

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COVID-19 updates for Tuesday, Jan. 4

As of late last week (Dec. 30), Beltrami County was monitoring 156 active cases of COVID-19, with seven county residents hospitalized for COVID-19. Over a 14-day period, 222 new cases were reported in the county. The Minnesota Department of Health reported 16 new COVID-19 cases in Beltrami County Monday, with data stemming also from late…

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Local COVID numbers improving, superintendent hints at revisiting masking policy if trends continue

The Bemidji School Board’s monthly COVID-19 update appears to show slowly improving numbers. Superintendent Tim Lutz said that student absences due to COVID are down to a third of what they had been a month ago, and minimal staff absences for COVID were reported in the last week. County-wide, COVID numbers are slowly declining. Lutz…

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COVID-19 updates for Friday, Dec. 17

Beltrami County Public Health Director Megan Heuer said Thursday afternoon that the county is monitoring 204 active cases of COVID-19. Fifteen COVID patients are currently occupying local hospital beds, with eight of those being Beltrami County residents. The Minnesota Department of Health reported 3,805 new COVID cases Thursday and 39 new deaths. One of those…

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COVID updates for Wednesday, Dec. 15

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 9,042 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday and 46 new deaths. Fifty-eight of those new cases were in Beltrami County, 36 were in Cass County, nine were in Clearwater County and 22 were in Hubbard County. MDH reported 2,231 new cases and 54 new deaths Wednesday as Minnesota’s COVID death toll…

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COVID updates for Monday, Dec. 13

Three more COVID deaths were reported in the listening area today. They are a Cass County resident in their early 60s, a Cass County resident in their late 60s, and a Hubbard County resident in their early 60s. The Minnesota Department of Health reported 3,655 new cases and 46 new deaths today. Thirty-five of those…

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COVID updates for Friday, Dec. 10

Beltrami County Public Health Director Megan Heuer says that as of Friday morning, her department was monitoring 216 active cases of COVID-19. Twelve COVID patients are occupying local hospital beds with five of them being Beltrami County residents. The Minnesota Department of Health reported 3,754 new COVID-19 cases and 40 new deaths Thursday. Eleven of…

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COVID updates for Wednesday, Dec. 8

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 12,445 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday. Tuesday data generally includes information gathered over the weekend, as well as from Monday. Beltrami County reported 82 new cases, Cass County 46 new cases, Clearwater County 16 new cases and Hubbard County reported 35 new cases. Forty-five new COVID deaths were also reported…

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COVID-19 updates for Monday, Dec. 6

Beltrami County Public Health Director Megan Heuer confirmed that one of the latest victims of COVID-19 was a teenager. State data says this is the third teen COVID-19 death in the state. As of Friday afternoon, the county was monitoring 243 active cases of COVID-19, with 20 COVID-19 patients occupying local hospital beds. Thirteen of…

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COVID-19 updates for Friday, Dec. 3

The first case of the omicron variant was confirmed in Minnesota Thursday. The patient is a fully-vaccinated Hennepin County man who recently traveled to New York City. The patient attended an anime convention at the Javits Center from Nov. 19-21. “We still have more to learn about Omicron, but the most important thing we can…

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