South Dakota Sees 19 New COVID-19 Deaths On Wednesday
(KVHT) – South Dakota health officials reported 452 more cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, along with 19 additional virus-related deaths, bringing the state’s death toll to 1,604. One of those deaths took place in Charles Mix County. Twelve of Wednesday’s reported deaths occurred in long-term care facilities, according to the DOH. For Charles Mix County, the death toll rose to 14. The county also saw three new hospitalizations. Meanwhile, the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) late Tuesday also reported 19 new deaths, including one in Dixon County. Also on Wednesday, the University of South Dakota online portal reported 23 active cases, including 20 students and three staff. That’s up one from Tuesday. The number of people in isolation or quarantine was up by three to 36, including two on campus.
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