COVID-19 cases are surging in rural Minnesota

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By Reed Anfinson
Swift County Monitor-News

With 73 new cases of COVID-19 in the first nine days of November, Swift County is on the way to shattering its past monthly high for cases of 93 set in October.

Swift County isn’t alone in seeing a rapid rise in the number of positive cases of the potentially deadly disease caused by the coronavirus. Throughout western Minnesota case numbers and deaths are on the rise.

Swift County saw its third COVID-19 death this past week, a person in his 90s, and Pope County saw its first death...

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