MDH reports zero COVID-19 deaths for the second time in a month
Earlier today the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) reported 1,197 new positive COVID-19 cases. This is one of the lowest numbers in recent weeks. Even better, MDH reported zero COVID-19 deaths.
This is the second time in about a month that Minnesota is recording zero COVID-19 deaths. On March 22nd, Minnesota also faced zero reported deaths from COVID-19.
Outcomes have been improving since November Peak
Generally speaking, COVID-19 outcomes have been improving in Minnesota since November/December peak in 2020. Hospitalizations and deaths have been trending down– with deaths more so– in recent weeks after a small peak in early April.