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One COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota today; big jump in statewide cases

One COVID-19 death reported today in South Dakota, the total is now 193.

Active cases in Brookings County increase by 3 and are up to 85. The overall case count is up 13 to 622. There have been 2 deaths in Brookings County and 9 hospitalizations. The County is in the “substantial” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases increase by 173 to 2615. Total positive cases increase by 395 and are now at 17,686. The number of people who have recovered is 14,878. Current hospitalizations decrease by one to 138.

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


September 17, 2020