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Minnesota reports 1 new COVID-19 death, 513 more cases

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (WXOW) -- The Minnesota Department of Health reported in its Tuesday update that one person died from COVID-19 in Minnesota.

A total of 6,434 people have died from COVID-19 in Minnesota, the Department reported. MDH said 4,038 of those who died were residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities.

State health officials also reported in Tuesday's update that another 513 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Minnesota. The cases were tested through a combination of PCR and antigen tests.

One new case was in Winona County. Houston County had two new cases. Find a list of how many cases have been reported in each county here.

A total of 480,091 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Minnesota, including 37,505 health care workers, MDH said. Health officials said 22,823 of the state's cases were reported through positive antigen tests, rather than PCR tests, so they are considered "probable cases."

MDH also reported 9,000 COVID-19 tests in Tuesday's update, bringing the total number of tests completed in the state to about 7,187,985. The Department reported that about 3,425,265 people have been tested for COVID-19 in Minnesota, noting that some people get tested more than once.

Health officials said 467,147 of those who tested positive for COVID-19 in Minnesota no longer need to be isolated.

According to the state's COVID-19 vaccine dashboard, 762,089 people have received at least one dose of the vaccine in Minnesota. This includes 362,156 people who have completed the two-dose vaccine series. The state said 13.9 percent of Minnesotans have received at least one dose of the vaccine, and 6.5 percent have completed the vaccine series.

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MDH also said a total of 25,528 people have been hospitalized with COVID-19 in the state to date. This includes 5,276 patients who have been hospitalized in the ICU.

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