News and Announcements

News and Announcements

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COVID-19 Media Briefings

MDH holds regular media briefings to provide COVID-19 updates. These briefings are typically Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, but sometimes shift due to scheduling considerations.

For the week of 10/26/20: Media briefings will take place at 2 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

Some news outlets (TPT, MPR, KARE 11, local news radio stations, and more) broadcast the entire briefing on air, their websites, or Facebook pages where the public can listen in.

Stream Governor’s press conferences live (with ASL interpreting) and watch past press conferences: Office of the Governor of Minnesota’s YouTube channel

ASL interpretations of media calls: Minnesota Commission of the Deaf, DeafBlind & Hard of Hearing’s YouTube channel