ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Health reported 11 deaths due to COVID-19 and 884 positive cases Saturday.

Statewide, the cumulative totals now stand at 6,423 and 478,157 respectively.

Locally, Stearns County reported 21 cases, Sherburne County reported eight cases, and Benton County reported two cases.

Health officials say over 7.1 million tests have been completed in the state.

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While much is still unknown about the coronavirus and the future, what is known is that the currently available vaccines have gone through all three trial phases and are safe and effective. It will be necessary for as many Americans as possible to be vaccinated in order to finally return to some level of pre-pandemic normalcy, and hopefully these 30 answers provided here will help readers get vaccinated as soon they are able.

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