Following are the state-listed total number of positive COVID-19 cases in the lakes area, by county, as of Saturday, March 6.
- Becker: 3,148, up 10 cases since March 5 (42 deaths).
- Clay (Moorhead): 6,956, up 11 cases since March 5 (87 deaths).
- Clearwater: 720, up 1 case since March 5 (14 deaths).
- Hubbard: 1,608, up 1 case since March 5 (41 deaths).
Mahnomen: 443, no new cases since March 5 (7 deaths).
- Norman: 479, up 1 case since March 5 (8 deaths).
- Otter Tail: 4,860, up 5 cases since March 5 (70 deaths).
- Wadena: 1,315, up 2 cases since March 4 (20 deaths).
In Otter Tail County as of March 5, there were 55 active cases, an increase of 8 active cases since Wednesday, with 4,800 cases no longer contagious, according to Otter Tail County Public Health.
In Becker County as of March 5, there were 53 active cases, a decrease of 1 active case since Thursday, with 3,085 cases no longer contagious, according to Becker County Public Health.
In Cass County, N.D. (Fargo) as of March 5, there were 141 active cases, according to the North Dakota Health Department. There have been 21,478 cases reported in Cass County since the pandemic began, including 196 deaths.
More information and assistance
- MDH COVID-19 hotline: 651-201-3920 or 800-657-3903. The hotline is available seven days a week, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
- MDH COVID-19 website: www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/situation.html
- Becker County Public Health is available to answer your questions regarding COVID-19 at 218-847-5628, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
- Otter Tail County Public Health is available to answer general questions regarding COVID-19 at 218-998-8320 or 888-349-2581, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
- Otter Tail County COVID-19 Health Information: ottertailcountymn.us/content-page/covid-19-health-information/.
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