Updated: March 13, 2020 03:25 PM
Created: March 13, 2020 12:23 PM
(ABC 6 News) - Governor Tim Walz today issued Executive Order 20-01 declaring a peacetime emergency in Minnesota and unveiled legislative proposals to prepare for the COVID-19 pandemic.
These actions came in conjunction with the Minnesota Department of Health announcing new community mitigation strategies to limit the spread of the virus.
Minnesota Department of Health Commissioner Jan Malcolm today issued a number of community mitigation strategies, which Governor Walz advises and urges Minnesotans to follow, including:
Further details on MDH’s recommended community mitigation strategies can be found here.
Copyright 2020 - KAAL-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company