COVID-19 hospitalizations in Minnesota have seen a spike in the last week.

“There has been a 19 percent increase in ICU patients and a five percent increase in acute care beds in the last week,” said MDH Commissioner Jan Malcom.

Malcom says 302 Minnesotans are in the hospital with COVID-19 and 153 are in the ICU. State officials say the ICU total is the highest since June 27th.