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No COVID-19 deaths reported in SD Monday; Brookings County lowered to “moderate” spread

No new COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota Monday. The total remains 1,888.

Active cases in Brookings County decrease by two to 56. No new cases reported, leaving the total at 3,588. There have been 37 deaths in Brookings County and there are 3,495 recovered cases. The ever hospitalized number is at 127. The County has fallen from the “substantial” to the “moderate” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases decrease by 15 to 1,918. Total cases have increased by 43 to 112,470. The number of people who have recovered is 108,664. Current hospitalizations increase by three to 92.

Some 223,798 vaccinations have been administered in the state to 146,264 people. A total of 6,529 doses have been given in Brookings County to 4,689 people.

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


March 2, 2021