One COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota Saturday as active cases fall slightly

One COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota over the weekend, the total is now 1953.

Active cases in Brookings County decrease by 4 to 180. Total cases increase by 13 to 4092. There have been 37 deaths in Brookings County and there are 3,875 recovered cases. The ever hospitalized number is at 147. The County is in the “substantial” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases decrease by 9 to 2210. Total cases increase by 200 to 121,056. There are 116,893 recovered cases. Current Hospitalizations drop by 10 to 96.

Fifty-two percent of the state has received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Some 528,055 vaccinations have been administered in the state to 314,649 people. A total of 19,486 doses have been given in Brookings County to 12,583 people.

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


April 19, 2021