(St. Paul, MN) — As of now, about 340 coronavirus cases have been linked to the Minnesota State Fair. Health officials have continued to investigate the spread of COVID-19 at the event, Though this number is more than double one of the initial reports, experts say associated cases appear to be tapering off. The data is most likely underreported because of incubation periods, lab results, and problems with contact tracing. This year’s fair saw its lowest attendance figures since 1977.
340 COVID Cases Now Linked To MN State Fair
By Ashley Hanley|2021-10-01T05:12:07-05:00October 1st, 2021|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!