Goodhue County Health and Human Services is reporting 53 new cases of COVID-19.

Active cases have increased and decreased throughout 2021. In January, there were 283 active COVID-19 cases. Cases then dropped to 137 in February and down to 61 in March. In April, there were 155 active cases. On May 3 it was reported that there were 201 active cases.

The following information was released by the Goodhue County Health and Human Services Department on May 3.

  • Total positive cases: 4,685
  • Total confirmed (PCR test): 4,567
  • Total probable (Antigen test): 118
  • Active cases: 201

  • Patients no longer in isolation: 4,412

  • Total cases requiring hospitalization: 206

  • Total cases admitted to the ICU: 49

  • Cases currently hospitalized: 7

  • Deaths: 72

  • Individuals vaccinated: 22,426

For more information on cases in Goodhue County, visit the county website and Health and Human Services Department Facebook page for daily updates. 

To see if you are eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine, visit the following link

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