The COVID-19 outbreak remains front and center. As of today, there have been 115 confirmed cases in Minnesota. We continue to combat the spread of the virus and set the conditions for a rapid recovery from the harm being caused.
The governor has issued a dozen executive orders in the last week, including:
Note: As this is being written, the three most recent executive orders had not yet been posted to the governor's website. Click here for details on those 3 executive orders as they are posted.
The most important thing each of us can do is continue practicing common sense hygiene, wash our hands often, stay home as much as possible and be armed with accurate information. Here are three links I’d like to share once again:
Minnesota Department of Health hotlines also are available to assist Minnesotans, including a public line (651) 201-3920 and a line for questions specifically related to schools and/or childcare (651) 297-1304.
On a final note, please be aware scammers are trying to take advantage of fear and uncertainty. If it seems too good to be true, or if someone is coming to you with a sense of urgency regarding an investment, please take extra care. The Minnesota Department of Commerce encourages investors to contact the agency with any concerns or questions 651-539-1638 and online at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please be safe and considerate of others.