Are you a health care worker, first responder or government employee on the front lines of COVID-19 response? Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus? Help us report on how the pandemic is affecting Minnesotans by sharing your story with the Star Tribune.

Have you lost a loved one to COVID-19?

As the Star Tribune continues to cover the impacts of the global pandemic, we are working to both memorialize the victims and to provide readers with a greater understanding of the virus. For that, we need your help. If you have lost a family member or friend to COVID-19 and want to share their story, please email We will not publish details of your submission without your permission.

Do you have story ideas you'd like us to know about?

If you are a health care worker, first responder, grocery store worker or someone else working on the front lines of COVID-19 response and would like us to know something, please email A reporter might be in contact if we pursue the story.