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 climbs over 10,000.

Two of Wednesday’s reported deaths were in Beltrami County, a resident in their late 70s and a resident in their early 80s.

Seventeen of the cases reported Wednesday were in Beltrami County, 10 were in Cass County, three were in Clearwater County and three were in Hubbard County.


Larissa Donovan is the News Director for the stations of Paul Bunyan Broadcasting and has been, almost without interruption, since Election Day 2016. She covers all the beats in north-central Minnesota, such as local government, crime, education, environment and social issues. She studied communications at Bemidji State University.


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