The Minnesota Department of Health released its daily COVID-19 situation update at 11 a.m. this morning, and it showed Stevens County with its third confirmed case. Swift County has 20 cases and 1 death from the virus. Lac qui Parle has 4 cases, and Kandiyohi County has 561 cases with 1 death. There were 245 confirmed cases in the past 24 hours. There were 9 new deaths reported today, bringing the statewide total to 1,393. There are 339 people hospitalized with the virus, 158 of those in the ICU.