The Minnesota Department of Health reports five more have died from COVID-19, bringing the total to 17. There are now 689 positive cases, and 342 of those have recovered. As of Today (Wednesday, April 1, 2020), 54 people are currently hospitalized, with 27 of them in the ICU. 122 patients total have been hospitalized. The total number of tests conducted is 21,191. Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 8,280. Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 12,911.