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

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One COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota Saturday, the total is in now 1958.

Active cases in Brookings County drops by six to 141. Total cases increase by 9 to 4149. There have been 37 deaths in Brookings County and there are 3,956 recovered cases. The ever hospitalized number is at 149. The County is in the “substantial” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases decrease by 84 to 1871. Total cases increase by 137 to 121,986. There are 118,157 recovered cases. Current Hospitalizations drop by 12 to 104.

Fifty-four percent of the state has received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Some 564,599 vaccinations have been administered in the state to 323,716 people. A total of 20,698 doses have been given in Brookings County to 13,081 people.

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


April 26, 2021