More than 114,500 Minnesotans have tested positive for COVID-19 and 2,151 have died, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
The figures reported Tuesday include 1,150 new cases and seven deaths. For the past week, the state has reported an average of at least 1,000 new cases daily, with the seven-day average of active cases reaching a record high, MPR reported.
Approximately 2,355,124 tests have been completed. The state announced Tuesday that free saliva testing sites would open in 10 locations statewide as part of a push to increase testing.
Of the 114,574 people who have tested positive, 102,624 no longer need to be isolated.