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

One COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota Thursday, the total is now 1949.

Active cases in Brookings County decrease by 2 to 188. Total cases increase by 16 to 4064. There have been 37 deaths in Brookings County and there are 3,839 recovered cases. The ever hospitalized number is at 146. The County is in the “substantial” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases decrease by 63 to 2328. Total cases increase by 235 to 120,613. There are 116,336 recovered cases. Current Hospitalizations hold at 113.

Fifty-one percent of the state has received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Some 514,158 vaccinations have been administered in the state to 309,103 people. A total of 18,277 doses have been given in Brookings County to 11,604 people.

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


April 15, 2021