Breaking News

One COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota Monday; active cases fall

One new COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota Monday. The total is now 1901.

Active cases in Brookings County increase by 1 to 65. Two new cases today, raising the total to 3,623. There have been 37 deaths in Brookings County and there are 3,521 recovered cases. The ever hospitalized number is at 128. The County is in the “moderate” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases decrease by 91 to 2067. Total cases have increased by 11 to 113,596.The number of people who have recovered is 109,628. Current hospitalizations decreased by 5 to 67.

Some 261,885 vaccinations have been administered in the state to 169,877 people. A total of 7575 doses have been given in Brookings County to 5175 people.

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


March 8, 2021