The state Department of Health reported nine additional COVID-19 deaths in its weekly report on Wednesday. One of the deaths was reported in Brookings County. The total number of COVID-19 deaths in the state is now at 2928. Active cases increased also to 1470, while hospitalizations decreased.
The state reported 13 active COVID-19 cases in Lake County as of Wednesday, with moderate community spread. Miner and Kingsbury counties each also had moderate community spread of the virus, while the state reported substantial community spread in Moody and McCook counties. Brookings County had high community spread of COVID-19 as of Wednesday.
May 26, 2022