(Montevideo, MN) — Overall, Minnesota coronavirus cases are down this month. The state department of health announced 419 new coronavirus cases Wednesday and 12 more deaths. The state also completed over 19-thousand-500 tests Wednesday, for a positive test rate of just over two percent. Coronavirus hospitalizations and intensive care unit cases are also down. To date, there are just over 60 confirmed cases in Chippewa County, an increase of about 10 cases in the last two weeks.