Governor Tim Walz says Minnesota has vaccinated more than 25-percent of children 5- to 11-years-old for COVID in their first month of eligibility.

As of today, more than 128,000 Minnesotans 5- to 11-years-old have received at least one vaccine dose. Minnesota is currently ranked first in the Midwest and sixth in the nation for the percentage of children 5- to 11-years-old who have at least one vaccination. Parents can learn more about COVID-19 vaccines for children and teens and find where to get their children vaccinated at mn.gov/vaxforkids.