The Minnesota Medical Association (MMA) is urging Minnesotans once again to get vaccinated and to take precautionary measures to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

“We have the tools now at our availability to end this cycle of the virus and get things tamped back down, it probably won’t completely go away, but it certainly will be much safer for everybody if we can get more people vaccinated.”

MMA President Dr. Randy Rice. Over the past week, Minnesota has risen to the top of the nation’s infection rate.