Updated COVID-19 Numbers: Friday, October 2
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota health officials reported 101,366 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state Friday morning and 10 new deaths bringing the death total to 2,059 in Minnesota.
According to the Minnesota Department of Health website, 2,086,963 tests have been completed to date.
There are 90,492 patients who no longer require isolation.
So far, 7,793 patients have required hospitalization and 2,156 cases have been hospitalized in ICU.
Below are the most recent COVID-19 cases by county in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan:
Carlton: 295 – 1 death
Itasca: 384– 16 deaths
Koochiching: 123- 4 death
St. Louis: 1,840 – 46 deaths
Ashland: 133 – 2 death
Bayfield: 120 – 1 death
Iron: 143 – 1 death
Sawyer: 229 – 1 death
Gogebic: 155 – 1 death
As of Friday morning, Wisconsin health officials reported 125,161 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state.
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services also reported 1,348 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.