Minnesota health officials are warning people about travel during spring break due to the spread of a more contagious version of the pandemic virus. State epidemiologist Doctor Ruth Lynfield urges residents to consider delaying nonessential trips. She adds that those who must travel should get tested two or three days before traveling and avoid contact with others for two weeks before the trip. Last week, a cluster of variant infections was connected to youth athletics in Carver County.
State Health Officials Stress Travel Risks As COVID-19 Variants Spread
By Ashley Hanley|2021-03-09T06:28:35-06:00March 9th, 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!