(Big Stone County, MN)  —  Only one out of 87 counties in Minnesota is not considered a COVID-19 hotspot.  CDC data shows Big Stone County does not have substantial or high transmission of the coronavirus.  The state has gone from 14 to 86 county hotspots within a month.  No county falls into the “low” spread category.  The CDC recommends indoor masking in public in all areas with substantial or high COVID-19 transmission.