SDDOH: 2,829 total new COVID-19 cases, three deaths reported statewide

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PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Department of Health’s daily COVID-19 update showed 2,223 new confirmed cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 185,849.

Three deaths were reported, bringing the state’s death toll to 2,609.

960 confirmed cases were reported West River: 536 in Pennington County, 105 in Meade, 86 in Lawrence, 40 in Butte, 35 in Dewey, 28 in Custer, 24 in Todd, 22 in Fall River, 16 in Corson, 15 in Perkins, 14 in Oglala Lakota, nine in Tripp, five each in Lyman, Bennett, and Mellette Counties, four each in Ziebach and Jackson Counties, three each in Stanley and Gregory Counties, and one in Jones County.

103 probable cases were reported West River: 45 in Pennington County, 14 in Todd, 10 in Meade, four each in Jackson and Mellette Counties, three each in Stanley, Lyman, Fall River, Oglala Lakota, and Bennett Counties, two each in Perkins, Butte, Lawrence, and Haakon Counties, and one each in Jones, Tripp, and Gregory

In South Dakota, 36,155 cases are considered active, that number is down from 36,247 on Monday.

An additional 2,918 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 182,608.


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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