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Sheriff's Office Investigating Theft of TP Dispenser Someone ripped the entire thing off the wall.

Coronavirus March 30: Developments across our region - Duluth News Tribune The number of reported deaths in Minnesota related to COVID-19 jumped to nine on Sunday, March 29, climbing by four.

Adult Children Worry as Virus Spreads to Long-Term Care Facilities Concern growing older loved ones will die alone.

Dear Abby: Medical setback causes man to cut ties with girlfriend DEAR ABBY: I had a boyfriend for two years until a few days ago. He’s a 40-year-old easygoing paraplegic, and I’m an easygoing 36-year-old wo…

Eye Doctors Suggest Contact Wears Put on Glasses The eye is one of the areas susceptible to the coronavirus getting into your system.

March 29: 38 additional COVID-19 cases reported, one death in Linn County There have been a total of 5,013 negative tests to date.

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Schools, Parents, Students Set For Distance Learning Minnesota students and their teachers will begin distance learning Monday morning.

FATAL CRASH: Two vehicle crash kills man near Mantorville The two cars collided and 58-year-old Mark Johnson died on scene.

All ‘making this up as we go along.’ MN’s top teachers prepare for distance learning He’s among the best in the state, but Osseo second-grade teacher Jan Radder has felt like a novice while preparing to move his lessons online. Starting Monday and lasting through at least the end o…

Amid coronavirus and safety worries, domestic violence victims can still call for help, shelters remain open Sundays are usually the slowest day of the week for the statewide hotline for domestic abuse, but about 25 percent more people reached out for help on March 22 than a typical Sunday. While many peo…

A tale of two cities: Social distancing and St. Louis, Philadelphia during the 1918 flu pandemic A century ago, as the 1918 flu pandemic claimed as many as 50 million lives worldwide, experts rallied to ward off an invisible killer without the benefit of present-day pharmaceuticals or technolo…

President Trump Extends Stay-at-Home Guidelines for Another 30 Days - KVRR Local News WASHINGTON, D.C.– Speaking at a contentious White House coronavirus news briefing on Sunday that involved testy standoffs with multiple reporters, President Trump declared that “the peak in death rate” in the coronavirus pandemic “is likely to hit in two weeks, ” and said the federal government will be extending its social-distancing...

Upper Midwest Athletic Conference coping with canceled season, dealing with mental health of athletes - Minnesota News Network Competition in college athletics continues to stand still, which has created challenges at all levels. The commissioner of the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference says this is an unprecedented time and all institutions in his conference are working hard to deal with the tough times, especially related to student-athlete mental health….

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Senior Care Facilities Are Epicenter Of State's Deaths The Minnesota Department of Health says seven of the nine deaths from COVID-19 in the state have been from residents of congregate care facilities.

COVID-19 model says Minnesota is saving tens of thousands of lives by staying home Minnesotans are preventing tens of thousands of coronavirus deaths by making unprecedented sacrifices of personal freedoms and commerce in the face of the pandemic, according to the model that info…

North Dakota Museum Of Art Asking For People To Send Art Of What They Are Doing At Home - KVRR Local News - The North Dakota Museum Of Art is asking people to send in their submissions from home for a new exhibit.

Coronavirus models: What they can do — and what they can’t At some point, when the coronavirus pandemic is all over, or probably sooner, someone will say something like this: “The so-called experts told us 2.2 million Americans would die, but they we…

Red River Zoo closes to the public amid coronavirus pandemic - KVRR Local News - The Red River Zoo has closed its doors to the public because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Report: Stephon Marbury trying to get masks to New York City - TSN.ca Former New York Knicks point guard Stephon Marbury is trying to arrange a deal to bring 10 million N95 masks to New York City, he told the New York Post. The masks would primarily be for hospital workers and other first responders dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Talking Points: Nurse At Bethesda Hospital Describes Working In COVID-19 Treatment Facility One of the steps Fairview Health took to prepare for the pandemic was to convert Bethesda Hospital in St. Paul into a COVID-19 treatment center. In tonights Talking Points Esme Murphy spoke with a nurse who is working there.

In crisis, states' legislators drop age-old routines Members of the Arkansas House met in a college basketball arena, spaced out among 5,600 seats, as they voted on ways to cover a budget shortfall caused by the coronavirus punch to the economy. When South Dakota lawmakers convene today to consider 10 emergency bills, it won't be in their familiar chambers.

What The New Stimulus Package Means For People In The F-M Area - KVRR Local News - Under President Trump's new stimulus package, billions of dollars will flood into the economy for business in the Red River Valley.

Relief package billions can't buy hospitals out of shortages The billions of tax dollars headed for hospitals and states as part of the $2.2 trillion coronavirus response bill won't fix the problem facing doctors and nurses: a critical shortage of protective gowns, gloves and masks. The problem isn't a lack of money, experts say.

Heroes Among Us: Holdingford Parent says School Employees Shine Amid Pandemic Heather DeZurik, a parent of three Holdingford School District students, says administrators, teachers and staff have shown themselves to be true heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic for her family. "When we decided to send our kids to Holdingford, we were very nervous," explained DeZurik, a Saint Cloud native and Tech High School graduate.

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