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3 new COVID-19 cases in St. Louis County; 1 new case in Carlton County

Numbers as of Thursday, June 11.

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The Minnesota Department of Health reported three new COVID-19 cases in St. Louis County on Thursday.

The last two cases in St. Louis County were reported June 5 and May 29. One person was hospitalized with COVID-19 outside of an intensive care setting, according to the county's Thursday update. Five people were recovering at home.

One new case was reported in Carlton County, where the last case was recorded June 8. One new case was also reported in Aitkin County.

Statewide, 453 new cases were reported Thursday, as was the completion of 12,071 more diagnostic tests.

The health department recorded 13 new deaths; 10 of those Minnesotans were residents of long-term care facilities. None of them were Northland residents.


The number of people in an intensive care unit with COVID-19 was 196, with another 215 hospitalized outside of an ICU setting.

In the past few months, 29,316 Minnesotans have tested positive for COVID-19 and 24,870 of them no longer need to be isolated.

None of the 333 new cases the Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported on Thursday were recorded in the northernmost Wisconsin counties.

This story was updated at 2:49 p.m. June 11 to include information from Wisconsin Department of Health Services and St. Louis County. It was originally posted at 11:43 a.m. June 11.

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