Four COVID-19 deaths reported Friday in South Dakota; active cases fall

Four COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota Friday. The total is now 2218.

Active cases in Brookings County decrease by six to 120. Three new cases reported, raising the total to 5083. Recovered cases are at 4925. There have been 38 deaths in Brookings County. The County is in the “high” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases decrease by 33 to 5663. Total cases are up by 337 to 152,308. There are 144,427 recovered cases. Current hospitalizations increase by one to 203.

Sixty-six percent of the state’s eligible population has received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.


October 22, 2021