COVID-19 hospitalizations in Minnesota are at their highest rate in a month. The Minnesota Department of Health says there are 310 individuals hospitalized statewide. That marks the first time since June 27th that the overall hospitalization total has been over 300. The state’s ICU total is 143, up five from Tuesday. MDH reports nine new COVID-19 deaths; the 36th time in 38 days, the state has seen single-digit COVID-19 deaths.