No COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota Thursday; active cases drop slightly

No COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota Thursday. The total remains 2004.

Active cases in Brookings County decrease by 1 to 13. There are no new cases and the total remains 4226. There have been 37 deaths in Brookings County and there are 4176 recovered cases. The ever hospitalized number is at 161. The County is in the “moderate” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases go down by 5 to 416. Total cases increase by 34 to 124,105. There are 121,685 recovered cases. Current hospitalizations increase by 1 to 49.

Fifty-four percent of the state has received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Some 650,067 vaccinations have been administered in the state to 349,738 people. A total of 26,235 doses have been given in Brookings County to 14,367 people.

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


May 27, 2021