Updated COVID-19 Numbers: Wednesday, May 13


ST. PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota health officials reported 12,917 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state Wednesday morning and 24 new deaths bringing the death total to 638 in Minnesota.

According to the Minnesota Department of Health website, 122,035 tests have been completed to date.

There are 8,787 patients who no longer require isolation.

So far, 1,851 patients have required hospitalization and 494 patients remain hospitalized today.

Of those 494 patients, 199 of them are currently in the ICU.

Below are the most recent COVID-19 cases by county in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan:

Carlton: 65
Cook: 0
Itasca: 40 – 2 deaths
Koochiching: 2
Lake: 1
St. Louis: 99 – 12 deaths
Ashland: 4 – 1 death
Bayfield: 3 – 1 death
Douglas: 11
Iron: 2 – 1 death
Sawyer: 4
Gogebic: 4 – 1 death

On Tuesday morning Itasca County Health and Human Services announced the deaths of two Itasca County residents due to COVID-19.

Health officials in the county wrote in a press release that details of the deaths were unavailable at this time.

As of Wednesday afternoon, Wisconsin health officials reported 10,902 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state.

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services also reported 421 deaths.

Health officials say the real number of Minnesotans infected with the coronavirus is likely much higher because most people did not originally qualify for testing, and studies suggest that people can be infected without feeling sick.

For the lastest COVID-19 numbers and updates:
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