A death in Renville County was among 14 reported Wednesday by the Minnesota Department of Health. Renville Cunty Public Health states the county’s ninth death was a person in his or her 90s who died several weeks ago, and lived in a congregate care setting.
As of Thursday morning, Redwood County is up to 213 confirmed COVID positive cases, with a total of seven deaths.
Wednesday’s numbers from the state break a string of three straight days in which Minnesota stayed in the single-digits for coronavirus deaths.
The health department says 918 more cases of coronavirus were reported statewide on Wednesday, putting the total at 106,651. Of that number, 96,616 have recovered.