South Dakota’s weekly COVID-19 update:  One death, 59 new cases

The South Dakota Department of Health released a now once-a-week update on COVID numbers: one new death was reported statewide, bringing the total to 2039.

Active cases in Brookings County increase by one and are now at three. Two new cases were reported, bringing the total to 4239. Recovered cases are at 4199. There have been 37 deaths in Brookings County. The County is in the “minimal” community spread category

Statewide, active cases increased by eleven to 178. Total cases increased by 61 to 124,641. There are 122,424 recovered cases. Current hospitalizations increase by two to 27.

Fifty-seven percent of the state’s eligible population has received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.

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


July 8, 2021