In this week's report, 19 counties were over 50 cases per 10,000 resident rate, with Rock County being the highest at a case rate of 90.30 cases. Waseca County had the largest drop in case rate average going from 160.03 cases per 10k to 69.65 cases per 10k.
Over 7" of snow fell in the Faribault-area, 9 inches of snow was reported in the Lakeville area, just East of New Prague saw the highest amount of snow coming in our area at 9.5" of the wet and heavy snow.
Today was the day not only a community but all of Southern Minnesota has hoped for over 9 months. Waseca Police Officer Arik Matson, arrived back in Minnesota this afternoon from Nebraska where he was undertaking physical therapy.