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After 100+ Got Sick On Big Island Last Year, Officials Brace For 1st COVID July 4th

8 days ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Big Island on Lake Minnetonka is known for being a place to tie up a boat and party during the Fourth of July.
More than a hundred people became sick after spending time there last year. Now with COVID-19, groups are trying to drive home the message to social distance and use common sense.
Boats were tied together at the island over the weekend, with people seen hanging out in the water. That's causing some concern this summer says Lake Minnetonka Conservation District Executive Director Vickie Schleuning.
Big Island on the Fourth of July, 2019
“We're still not recommending...
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