Lake County reports another increase in positive COVID-19 cases Tuesday.  Six new positive cases are being reported Tuesday, along with two recovered cases.  The county now has 71 active COVID-19 cases, and 43 residents have ever been hospitalized because of the virus.

The state reports 433 new positive cases Tuesday, with no new COVID-19 deaths.  There are more than six thousand active COVID-19 cases and 270 people are currently hospitalized.

In our area, Kingsbury County reports 36 active COVID-19 cases, McCook County has 34, and Moody County reports 33 active coronavirus cases as of Tuesday.  Miner County has 20 active cases, and Brookings County reports 258 active COVID-19 cases.

The state Department of Health updates COVID-19 information daily at covid.sd.gov