Minnesota reports 1,318 COVID-19 cases Sunday, new single-day high

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 1,318 new cases of COVID-19 Sunday, marking a new single-day high. The state also reported two more deaths.

Minnesota has seen 90,017 cases of COVID-19 to date and 1,965 deaths. 

Of the 1,318 new cases, 235 are residents in Hennepin County. Of the two most recent deaths, one lived in a long-term care facility.

The number of ICU cases and non-ICU hospitalizations remained steady. There are currently 248 people hospitalized, with 123 in the ICU. Approximately 8% of Minnesota’s COVID-19 cases have required hospitalization.