Crow Wing County tops 200 COVID cases
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Crow Wing County rose to 206 as of Sunday, Aug. 2.
All seven area counties, with the exception of Wadena County, had increases in confirmed cases since the end of July.
Not all suspected cases of COVID-19 are tested, so this data is not representative of the total number of people in Minnesota who have or had COVID-19.
COVID-19 data as of Aug. 2
Aitkin — 28 (+1 since July 31).
Cass — 58 (+4), with two deaths.
Crow Wing — 206 (+14), with 13 deaths.
Mille Lacs — 64 (+10), with three deaths.
Morrison — 83 (+2), with one death.
Todd — 418 (+5), with two deaths.
Wadena — 23 (+0).
NOTE: These numbers are cumulative since March 21 and many are likely out of isolation. The number of those no longer needing isolation is not reported on a county-level basis by the state.
Number of tests — 1,054,962.
Total positive cases — 55,947.
Positive health care workers — 6,383.
Age range with greatest number of cases — 20-29 years old, with 23.7% of cases.
Currently hospitalized — 302, with 149 in intensive care.
Total cases requiring hospitalization — 5,241.
Total deaths — 1,614, with 40 probable deaths.
Deaths among those in long-term care or assisted living — 1,231.
No longer needing isolation — 48,847.
Compiled from Minnesota Department of Health data and county sources.
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