Brazil

COVID-19 Variant From Brazil Found In Minnesota, First Documented Case In U.S.

Covid-19 variant (CDC)ST. PAUL, Minn. — A variant of COVID-19 that originated in Brazil has been discovered in Minnesota, the first known case documented in the United States. Minnesota Department of Health says the variant was found in a person who had recently traveled to Brazil. It is thought to spread quicker than the original COVID-19 strain. The patient lives…

Midwest Becomes COVID-19 Hotspot As U.S. Hits 6 Million Cases

Global deaths from COVID-19 stand at over 842,000

FARGO, N.D. — The United States hitting 6 million COVID-19 cases out of 25 million globally. The U.S. leads the count followed by Brazil with 3.8 million and India with 3.5 million. The Midwest becoming a hotspot for new cases with Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota recently reporting record one-day increases. Many of the new cases in Iowa…

MSUM Brings A Taste Of The World To Campus

The event is part of their monthly efforts to get more students to eat at the dining hall.

MOORHEAD, Minn.- The university’s dining hall cooked cuisine from countries like Thailand, Brazil, United Kingdom, France, and Greece. The dining staff says they usually get more students and faculty on this day than on normal days because it’s a switch-up from the everyday menu. “We do this each month. A different theme, and it’s just kind of to get the…

Adopt a Team: Get to Know the World Cup Teams from Group E

A breakdown of Brazil, Costa Rica, Serbia and Switzerland.

The World Cup on FOX begins later this month with 32 teams trying to climb on top on the international stage. The United States Men’s National Team is missing out after an embarrassing showing in the qualifiers. KVRR is breaking down the entire field so you can give your fandom to another country. This video breaks down the nations from…

Former Bison Carlin Dupree signs in Brazil

Dupree signed with Basquete Osasco near Sao Paulo, Brazil.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — Former North Dakota State men’s basketball player Carlin Dupree has signed a contract to begin his professional career in Brazil. Dupree, a 6-foot-3 native of Milwaukee, Wis., signed with Basquete Osasco near São Paulo, Brazil.  Basquete Osasco plays in the Federação Paulista division. Dupree averaged 8.0 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game over his…