(Montevideo, MN) – According to the Minnesota Department of Health, the total number of those infected with COVID-19 now stands at 22,947 as of this morning. 967 Minnesotans have now died from COVID-19 and over 16,600 people have recovered from the virus. Kandiyohi County has 476 confirmed cases of Coronavirus.

Locally, Chippewa County has 44 cases and Lyon County has 38. Swift is reporting 17 cases, Yellow Medicine now has 6 confirmed cases and as of this morning Lac Qui Parle County is reporting 3 total cases of COVID-19.