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27 COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota today, including 3 in Brookings County

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Twenty-seven new COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota Wednesday, including three in Brookings County. The 27 deaths is the highest single-day total in the state since the pandemic began. The statewide death toll is now 567.

Active cases in Brookings County increased by 18 today to 502. Total cases are up by 27 to 1854. There have been 12 deaths in Brookings County. The “ever hospitalized” number is at 63. The County is in the “substantial” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases increase by 329 to 16,595. Total cases increase by 1362 to 58,696. The number of people who have recovered is 40,668. Current hospitalizations decrease by 64 to 543.

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


November 11, 2020