Another two Minnehaha County residents have died from COVID-19.  The state Department of Health reports the two additional deaths Friday, bringing the state’s total to 50.  Minnehaha County has had 43 people who have died from COVID-19.  

The state reports 106 new positive cases Friday, bringing the state’s overall positive cases to 4356.  More than one-hundred more people are reported to have recovered from the virus Friday, so the state is reporting 1039 active cases currently in the state.  There are also currently 83 people hospitalized.

In our area, Lake County continues to have one active case at this time and as of Friday reports 206 negative tests, and Moody County has six active cases currently.  

Information and data on COVID-19 in the state is updated daily on the state’s website,