The number of active positive COVID-19 cases in the state increased a little Monday compared to Sunday. Information provided by the state Department of Health indicates that currently there are 817 active cases, compared to 811 Sunday. The state reports thirty-seven new positive COVID-19 cases Monday, bringing the state’s overall total to 2668. There are currently 69 people hospitalized with COVID-19, and there have been 21 deaths.
Lake County continues to have one active positive case at this time, with 145 negative tests. Moody County currently has four active positive cases.
More information can be found at covid.sd.gov.