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Updated COVID-19 vaccine recommended for everyone age 6 months and older

Getting an updated COVID-19 vaccine is your best protection against potentially serious illness this fall and winter.  

Posted on
Wednesday, September 13, 2023 - 3:58 p.m.

Updated (bivalent) vaccines are now available at Ramsey County clinics

Saint Paul – Ramsey County Public Health is now offering updated (bivalent) vaccines to people ages 6 months and older.

Posted on
Wednesday, September 14, 2022 - 4:08 p.m.

New COVID-19 Trusted Community Connectors announced

Saint Paul - Ramsey County Public Health is partnering again with community organizations to provide culturally and linguistically appropriate information and resources about COVID-19 vaccines.

Posted on
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 3:36 p.m.

Masks no longer required at county facilities

This policy change follows a March 1, 2022 policy change and the May 11, 2023 end of the federal public health emergency.

Posted on
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 - 3:12 p.m.

Distribution of N95/KN95 masks underway

Saint Paul - Ramsey County Public Health is working to distribute more than 100,000 KN95 and N95 masks to residents, businesses and community groups. 

Posted on
Thursday, February 24, 2022 - 12:40 p.m.

N95 & KN95 masks on their way, no new requests being taken

Wearing a high-quality face mask helps limit the spread of COVID-19. 

Posted on
Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 4:36 p.m.

COVID-19 testing available at Frogtown Community Center

The COVID-19 testing offered at this site closed on March 1, 2022 and is no longer available. 

Posted on
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 2:14 p.m.

Free masks available for students and families

Families can request free face masks through the A Mask for Everyone program.

Posted on
Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 12:22 p.m.

Report shares COVID-19 experiences, needs of cultural and ethnic minority communities

The report draws on input and knowledge shared by community members through a series of 49 conversations held from November 2020 to February 2021.

Posted on
Sunday, May 23, 2021 - 9:51 p.m.

Timeline to end COVID-19 restrictions announced

Nearly all state COVID-19 restrictions would end by May 28, and the statewide masking requirement would end once 70 percent of Minnesotans age 16 years and older get their vaccine, or by July 1.

Posted on
Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 3:56 p.m.

Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) available to families

The program provides financial assistance to families with children who miss free/reduced-price meals at school because of distance or hybrid- learning due to COVID-19.

Posted on
Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 6:45 p.m.

Equity Action Circle provides recommendations for COVID-19 response

The report includes goals, objectives and recommendations to address community needs related to the pandemic.

Posted on
Friday, January 8, 2021 - 10:32 a.m.

Safe holiday celebrations during COVID-19

The safest way to celebrate is at home with only the people who live with you. 

Posted on
Thursday, December 24, 2020 - 8:39 a.m.

Update on state funding approved for small business relief

Through the package, Ramsey County will receive $10.7 million to distribute to businesses. At this time, we anticipate that most of the funding will be used to supplement the Small Business Relief Fund.

Posted on
Monday, December 21, 2020 - 9:05 a.m.

Arena closures extended through Jan. 3

All 11 Ramsey County arenas will remain closed to the general public through at least January 3. Arenas are projected to reopen on Monday, January 4 for youth and adult practices.

Posted on
Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 2:29 p.m.

Partnerships with 24 community organizations provide COVID-19 information and resource connections

The partnerships will help ensure Ramsey County's diverse racial, ethnic and cultural communities are informed about coronavirus, county services and community resources during the pandemic.

Posted on
Monday, December 7, 2020 - 4:53 p.m.

Ramsey County arenas to close starting Nov. 21

All 11 Ramsey County arenas will close to the general public starting Saturday, November 21.

Posted on
Friday, November 20, 2020 - 10:00 a.m.

Resiliency Fund applications open to help organizations impacted by COVID-19

An initiative of the Ramsey County Investment and Support Efforts program, the find is open to organizations that provide food and basic needs, health and well-being and workforce services.

Posted on
Monday, November 16, 2020 - 3:16 p.m.

TechPak enrollment period open Nov. 2-4

The packs include a refurbished laptop, a hotspot for internet access and quick start guides.

Posted on
Monday, November 2, 2020 - 7:35 a.m.

Food security community conversation to be held Nov. 9

The conversation will include a brief summary of the county’s food security work to date in response to COVID-19 and previous community conversations, and an opportunity to brainstorm ideas in small groups on how to best address Ramsey County’s food security needs into 2021 and beyond.

Posted on
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 4:37 p.m.