SD DOH: 1,683 total new COVID-19 cases, six deaths reported statewide

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PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Department of Health’s daily COVID-19 update showed 1,324 new confirmed cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 162,416.

Six new deaths were reported, bringing the state’s death toll to 2,528.

434 confirmed cases were reported West River: 246 in Pennington County, 49 in Lawrence County, 43 in Meade County, 18 in Todd County, 12 each in Butte and Tripp Counties, nine in Fall River County, eight each in Custer and Oglala Lakota Counties, seven in Dewey County, four each in Haakon, Bennett, and Gregory Counties, three each in Corson and Ziebach Counties, and one each in Harding, Lyman, Jackson, and Mellette Counties.

65 probable cases were reported West River: 27 in Pennington County, eight in Lyman County, seven in Todd County, three each in Haakon, Tripp, and Gregory Counties, two each in Lawrence, Fall River, Oglala Lakota, and Jackson Counties, and one each in Meade, Butte, Stanley, Jones, Bennett, and Mellette Counties.

In South Dakota, 17,219 cases are considered active, that number is up from 15,927 on Friday.

An additional 385 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 170,962.


Data are provisional and subject to change. Data are updated daily (Monday – Friday) by about 12:00 p.m. and include cases reported through 1:00 p.m. the previous day. Data from Saturday and Sunday will be included in Tuesday’s update.

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