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State reports 3rd positive COVID-19 case in Lake County, no community spread

One more positive COVID-19 case has been reported Thursday in Lake County, moving the total number of positive cases now to three in the county with one who has recovered from the virus.  The state Department of Health also has reported a new positive coronavirus case in Moody County Thursday. The state is not reporting community spread in either Lake or Moody counties at this time.  

Overall, there are 143 more positive COVID-19 cases reported Thursday in the state, and one more death from the virus of a male in his 60’s from Minnehaha County.  Minnehaha County has 131 additional positive cases Thursday, bringing its overall total to 1065, while Lincoln County has 71.   The state is reporting that there are now a total of 598 employees of Smithfield Foods in Sioux Falls who have tested positive, along with 135 people who have had contact with these employees.  

The total number of those in the state who have recovered from the virus increased to 373, and there have been a total of 55 people hospitalized.  

More information can be found on the state Department of Health’s website at covid.sd.gov.  

SOUTH DAKOTA CASE COUNTS

Test Results # of Cases
Positive* 1311
Negative** 9239
Pending*** 2
*Positive test results include testing conducted by the South Dakota Public Health Laboratory and private laboratories.
**Negative test results include testing conducted by the South Dakota Public Health Laboratory and private laboratories.
***Tests currently pending at the South Dakota Public Health Lab. This number does not include pending results at private labs. If you have been tested and are waiting for results, contact your healthcare provider

COVID-19 IN SOUTH DAKOTA

Number of Cases 1311
Ever Hospitalized* 55
Deaths** 7
Recovered 373
*Cumulative persons who have been hospitalized to date.
**The Department does not report deaths until a certified death record has been filed. By law, a death record must be filed within 5 days of the date of death.

SD COUNTY OF RESIDENCE OF COVID-19 CASES

County Total Positive Cases # Recovered
Aurora 1 1
Beadle 21 19
Bon Homme 4 3
Brookings 9 6
Brown 15 10
Charles Mix 4 2
Clark 1 1
Clay 5 4
Codington 13 11
Corson 1 1
Davison 3 3
Deuel 1 1
Fall River 1 1
Faulk 1 1
Hamlin 2 1
Hughes 5 4
Hutchinson 2 2
Hyde 1 0
Jerauld 4 2
Lake 3 1
Lawrence 9 9
Lincoln 71 30
Lyman 2 2
Marshall 1 1
McCook 3 1
Meade 1 1
Miner 1 0
Minnehaha 1065 221
Moody 1 0
Oglala Lakota 1 1
Pennington 10 6
Roberts 4 3
Sanborn 3 0
Spink 3 2
Sully 1 0
Todd 1 1
Turner 5 2
Union 4 3
Walworth 5 0
Yankton 23 17

AGE GROUP OF SOUTH DAKOTA COVID-19 CASES

Age Range # of Cases # of Deaths
0 to 19 years 69 0
20 to 29 years 249 0
30 to 39 years 321 0
40 to 49 years 266 0
50 to 59 years 242 2
60 to 69 years 130 2
70 to 79 years 20 1
80+ years 14 2

SEX OF SOUTH DAKOTA COVID-19 CASES

Sex # of Cases # of Deaths
Male 711 5
Female 600 2
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