(Montevideo, MN) — Cases of COVID-19 continue to spread in Minnesota and around the country. Numbers from the Minnesota Department of Health indicate there have been 689 total positive cases in the state and 18 fatalities. A second confirmed case of Covid-19 in Lyon County was reported on Wednesday and the first case in Yellow Medicine County was also confirmed yesterday. Overall, health officials say the median age of all coronavirus cases in Minnesota is 47. The median age of hospitalized cases in the state is age 64, and the median age of those dying from the virus is 84. The number of people that have recovered from the Coronavirus in Minnesota is approaching 400. 

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https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/situation.html