(Montevideo, MN) — Updated figures from the Minnesota Department of Health that there are now over 7800 cases of COVID-19 in the state and over 450 fatalities. The majority of those fatalities are from long term care or assisted living facilities. Regionally, there are ten cases in Lyon County, three in Yellow Medicine and Chippewa counties. Swift and Lac Qui Parle Counties are reporting two cases each. Across the state, nearly 4700 people have recovered from the virus.