Officials said the latest figures suggest an actual increase in viral spread with an increase in socializing. And temps will soon drive more Minnesotans indoors, where viral transmission risk is highest.
  • Minneapolis Star Tribune
  • Oct 18, 2020

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State health officials hope a sobering week of COVID-19 growth in Minnesota will shake people out of the “mitigation fatigue” that has some people ditching masks, gathering close for happy hour, and … [+5380 chars]

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