(St. Paul, MN) — Over 85 percent of Minnesota schools will get extra money to test students for COVID-19. The funding also will cover the cost of additional staffers who will administer the tests. The state designated 55 million dollars to go to schools that applied for the grant. The funds will provide test kits, protective equipment, and other needed supplies for testing.
Most Minnesota Schools To Receive COVID Testing Help From $55M Grant
By Ashley Hanley|2021-10-20T07:23:28-05:00October 20th, 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!