More than 43,700 Minnesotans have tested positive for COVID-19 and 1,518 have died, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
The figures reported Wednesday include 578 new cases and eight deaths.
Approximately 790,497 tests have been completed. As of 4 p.m. Tuesday, 254 Minnesotans were hospitalized with COVID-19, 106 of them in intensive care units.
Of the 43,742 people who have tested positive, 38,179 no longer need to be isolated.
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