New cases of COVID have been down in Minnesota in recent weeks, but health officials say Minnesotans must continue to mask up and avoid large indoor gatherings in an effort to prevent the spread…

“Certainly, the progress of the last month is terrific, I don’t know that you can feel that this is a permanent trend when 80% of the population likely hasn’t been exposed to COVID 19 yet.”

HealthPartners’ Dr. Mark Sannes. So far, more than 411,000 Minnesotans have tested positive and more than five thousand people have died from the coronavirus in Minnesota.