ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say the state now has 169 confirmed cases of the new coronavirus.
The latest figure Sunday morning is up 32 from a day earlier.
So far the state has recorded one death, a Ramsey County person in their 80s who had underlying medical conditions.
Gov. Tim Walz has activated the National Guard to move personal protective equipment from Camp Ripley to a state warehouse in St. Paul.
Many hospitals and medical workers have complained about a shortage of such gear.
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