Area update: COVID-19

FAIRMONT — According to information from Fairbault and Martin County Human Services, Martin County now has a total of 1,801 confirmed COVID-19 cases, while Faribault County has 1,187. The following information is from Saturday, February 20.

Total number of new cases

Martin: 5

Faribault: 3

Active cases

Martin: 57

Faribault: 44

Number of cases beyond isolation period

Martin: 1,766

Faribault: 1,142

Newly listed as hospitalized

Martin: 1

Faribault: 0

Number of total hospitalizations

Martin: 124

Faribault: 81

Number of COVID-19 related deaths

Martin: 28

Faribault: 16

Estimated case rate per 10,000 for the past 14 days

Martin: 36.06



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