Fewer than three dozen new COVID-19 cases reported statewide

One new case reported West River

PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Department of Health reported only 33 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday. There have been 2,245 lab-confirmed coronavirus tests statewide since the outbreak began. Of those, 918 are considered active. More than 1,300 patients are fully recovered.

There was one new case reported West River, in Stanley County. There are currently three known active cases west of the Missouri River — two in Stanley County and one in Pennington County.

Twenty-six of the 33 new cases reported on Monday are in Minnehaha County. That county has now had 1,880 cases of COVID-19. Of those, 1,065 are fully recovered.

Sixty-one people are currently hospitalized. Since the outbreak began, 150 people have required hospitalization.

14,130 tests, or 86%, of all tests administered, have come back negative.

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