(KVHT) – According to the South Dakota Department of Health, South Dakota is nearing 5,000 confirmed cases of the coronavirus. State health officials on Sunday reported 33 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the state’s total to 4,993. The number of active cases grew by one, to 1,094. The number of deaths reported in South Dakota since the start of the pandemic remains at 62. The Department of Health reports 86 people are currently hospitalized, a drop of seven since Saturday. Yankton County’s case number remained at 51 positive tests with 41 recoveries. In Nebraska, Cedar County (Hartington) reported one new positive test, its ninth. Statewide, there were 251 new cases reported, giving the state 13,905 known cases. Approximately 2,100 new tests were reported. The state has processed a total of 101,290 tests. Also – Nebraska’s Winnebago Comprehensive Healthcare System has confirmed 14 new cases of COVID-19 in that community. The Winnebago Reservation now has had a total of 39 positive cases of COVID-19. Of those 39 cases, eight individuals have recovered. The 14 patients that tested positive were all symptomatic, but reportedly in good condition. Those patients are recovering at home in isolation.
More Top Stories
President Donald Trump is considering commuting Roger Stone’s sentence just days before his longtime friend and adviser is due to report to prison, a source …read more
“Star Wars” Stormtroopers enforced mask-wearing and Mickey Mouse waved from a distance on Saturday as Florida’s Walt Disney World opened to the public for the …read more
The United Nations Security Council on Saturday approved aid deliveries to Syria through one border crossing from Turkey, a day after its authorization for the …read more
Florida confirmed its place as an emerging epicenter of the COVID pandemic in the United States on Friday by reporting its second sharpest daily rise …read more
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he will sign an executive order on immigration in the next few weeks with a road to citizenship …read more
Police in St. Louis, Missouri, searched the mansion of a couple who brandished guns at protesters marching outside their home last month in widely seen …read more