A new peak in COVID-19 cases has deeply affected our reading areas since September 2020, running across the Upper Midwest. In the early days of November, the Canadian prairies also began seeing elevated numbers.
Despite these problems, the virus is not inevitable.
You can help yourself and the people around you.
Masks, hand sanitizer, and other PPE like gloves and face shields work. If you can avoid or delay a trip or errand, then do so.
This is a list of official websites with information on COVID-19 coronavirus in the region.
If you need general information not specific to your area, Ars Technica has published an excellent series.
Alberta Health Services
North Dakota Department of Health
South Dakota Department of Health
Shared health / Soins communs
Michigan COVID-19 information
Minnesota Department of Health
Saskatchewan Health Authority
Wyoming Department of Health