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Minnesota reports 652 new COVID-19 cases and 18 deaths

By: - May 26, 2020 4:00 pm

The coronavirus.

More than 21,900 Minnesotans have tested positive for COVID-19 and 899 have died, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.

The totals reported Tuesday include 652 new cases and 18 deaths.

More than 5,800 tests were completed between Sunday and Monday. Approximately 209,898 Minnesotans have been tested for COVID-19.

Of the 21,960 people who have tested positive, 15,523 have recovered and no longer need to be isolated.

For more data related to the coronavirus pandemic in Minnesota and the United States, check out Minnesota Reformer’s daily COVID-19 tracker.

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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.