Second case in Koochiching

Minnesota’s health officials have confirmed a second case of COVID-19 in Koochiching County. The individual is currently isolated at home.

“We are encouraging all citizens of Koochiching County to continue to follow the directive from Governor Walz to stay at home to help prevent further spread of Covid-19,” said a press release from Koochiching County Public Health and Human Services. “The early actions of our area businesses, city and county officials, and the public has put us in an advantageous position with the early closing of non-essential activities before our first confirmed case. Please keep doing your part to slow the spread of this virus, we are all in this together.”