Businesses and residents in Minnesota are braced for enhanced restrictions set to be confirmed by Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday evening to combat Minnesota's COVID crisis.
Walz will announce a series of new restrictions in a Wednesday evening speech –which you can watch here– as his administration takes the latest step to stem the rising tide of COVID-19 in the state, which is putting huge pressure on Minnesota's hospitals and near-capacity ICUs.
While Minnesota has spare ICU bed capacity, the most immediate problem is getting the healthcare workers to staff them as an increasing number of them are contracting the virus.The Mayo Clinic reported Tuesdaythat 900 of its staff have tested positive for the virus in the past two weeks.
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