One COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota Thursday; active cases go down

One COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota Thursday, the total is now 1939.

Active cases in Brookings County increase by 8 to 154. Total cases increase by 23 to 3930. There have been 37 deaths in Brookings County and there are 3,739 recovered cases. The ever hospitalized number is at 145. The County is in the “substantial” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases decrease by 27 to 2484. Total cases increase by 222 to 119,197. There are 114,774 recovered cases. Current Hospitalizations increase by 6 to 100.

Some 472,352 vaccinations have been administered in the state to 287,609 people. A total of 15,932 doses have been given in Brookings County to 10,841 people.

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


April 8, 2021