(Montevideo, MN) — According to updated figures this morning from the Minnesota Department of Health, there are now over 10,000 positive cases of COVID-19 in the state and 534 fatalities. An overwhelming majority of those fatalities are from long term care or assisted living facilities. Regionally, there are 16 cases in Lyon County, 5 in Chippewa County, three in Yellow Medicine and Swift Counties. Lac Qui Parle County is reporting two cases of COVID-19. Across the state, just under 5700 people have recovered from the virus.