Ten COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota Thursday. The statewide total is now 2544.

Active cases in Brookings County increase by 127 to 1073. There were 137 new cases reported Thursday, raising the total to 6741. Recovered cases are at 5627. There have been 41 deaths reported in Brookings County. The County is in the “high” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases increase by 2053 to 24,796. Total cases increase by 2584 to 200,496. There are 173,156 recovered cases. Current hospitalizations increase by seven to 343.

Sixty-nine percent of the state’s eligible population has received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Fifty-six percent have completed a vaccine series and 28-percent have received a booster.

The latest information is available on the Department of Health website.


January 13, 2022