1 more person has died of COVID-19 in Olmsted County; 526 newly reported cases in MN as of Saturday

1 more person has died of COVID-19 in Olmsted County; 526 newly reported cases in MN as of Saturday Photo: MN Dept. of Health.

Updated: June 06, 2020 01:00 PM
Created: June 06, 2020 12:52 PM

(ABC 6 News) -- Minnesota Department of Health reports a total of 27,501 total positive cases of COVID-19 in the state as of Saturday.

526 new cases are being reported on Saturday.  22 more people have died of the new coronavirus.


In Olmsted County, health officials say a person between 70-79 years old died of COVID-19.

There are not a total of 1,170 people who have died of COVID-19 in Minnesota. 936 of those are patients who resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities.

Here are newly reported cases in our viewing area:

Fillmore                1

Freeborn             11

Mower                36

Olmsted              10

Testing data:

Total approximate number of completed tests: 333,484

Total positive cases: 27,501

Number of health care workers: 2,932

Patients no longer needing isolation: 22,253


Total cases requiring hospitalization: 3,336

Hospitalized as of today: 473

Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 206

Cases by county including deaths:

Dodge                  55           0

Fillmore               18           1

Freeborn             170         0

Goodhue             76           7

Mower                 482         2

Olmsted              699         12

Congregate Care Facilities:

Dodge                   Fairview Care Center Dodge Center

Freeborn               Fountain Centers

                             Good Samaritan Society Albert Lea

                             St. John's Lutheran Assisted Living

                             St. John's Lutheran Home

Goodhue             The Gardens at Cannon Falls

Mower                 Sacred Heart Care Center

                            St. Mark's Lutheran Home

Olmsted              Arbor Terrace

                           Charter House

                            Cottagewood Senior Community Rochester

                            Madonna Towers of Rochester

                            Meadow Lakes

                            Rochester East Health Services

                            Rochester Rehabilitation and Living Center

                            Shorewood Commons

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