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Two COVID-19 deaths in South Dakota as new cases climb; three new positives in Brookings County

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Two COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota today, the total is now 159.

Three new cases in Brookings County today. The total is 169. Active cases increase by 2 to 25. There has been one death in Brookings County and 5 hospitalizations. A total of 3822 tests have been conducted.

Statewide, a big jump in cases. Active cases increase by 107 to 1376. Total positives have increased by 193 to 10,884. The number of people who have recovered is 9349. Current hospitalizations drop by 3 to 50. Total tests conducted in the state are 172,459

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

 

August 21, 2020