SD DOH: 203 total new COVID-19 cases, one death statewide

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PIERRE, S.D. — On Thursday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 154 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 101,148.

49 of the 203 total cases are considered as new probable cases.

One new death was reported, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,905.

27 confirmed cases were reported West River: eight in Pennington County, seven in Meade County, four in Oglala Lakota County, two each in Custer, Butte and Dewey Counties and one each in Custer, Fall River, Jones and Lyman Counties.

Eight new probable cases were reported for West River: two each in Pennington County and Gregory Counties and one each in Jackson, Meade, Oglala Lakota and Stanley Counties.

In South Dakota, 2,131 cases are considered active, that number is up from 2,114 on Wednesday.

An additional 183 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 110,127.

67 people are currently hospitalized; a total of 6,756 have been hospitalized since the pandemic began.

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