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25 COVID-19 deaths reported since Thursday; active cases increase

Twenty-five COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota since Thursday, raising the total to 1513.

Active cases in Brookings County have increased by 36 since Thursday to 248. Total cases are up by 54 to 3035. There have now been 30 deaths in Brookings County and there are 2757 recovered cases. The ever hospitalized number is at 106. The County is in the substantial community spread category.

Statewide, active cases have increased by 292 to 5988. Total cases have gone up by 1368 since Thursday to 100,532. The number of people who have recovered is 93,031. Current hospitalizations have decreased by 35 to 262.

The latest information can be seen at the South Dakota Department of Health website.


January 4, 2021