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Minnesota reports 444 new COVID-19 cases and 6 deaths

By: - June 30, 2020 4:06 pm

The coronavirus.

More than 36,300 Minnesotans have tested positive for COVID-19 and 1,441 have died, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.

The figures reported Tuesday include 444 new cases and 6 deaths.

Approximately 605,316 tests have been completed, an increase of 12,361 from the day before. As of 4 p.m. Monday, 270 Minnesotans were hospitalized with COVID-19, 136 of them in intensive care units.

Of the 36,303 people who have tested positive, 31,601 have recovered and no longer need to be isolated.

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Rilyn Eischens
Rilyn Eischens

Rilyn Eischens is a former data reporter for the Minnesota Reformer. Rilyn was born and raised in Minnesota and has worked in newsrooms in the Twin Cities, Iowa, Texas and most recently Virginia, where she covered education for The Staunton News Leader. She's an alumna of the Dow Jones News Fund data journalism program and the Minnesota Daily. When Rilyn isn't in the newsroom, she likes to read, add to her plant collection and try new recipes.