Covid-19 Update for Yankton County and SD

There have now been ten confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Yankton County as of Thursday as two more cases were reported yesterday.  Yankton County is classified as a County with Minimal to Moderate community spread of the coronavirus at this time.  Minnehaha County has reported 54 cases of Covid-19.

From the Thursday afternoon report, South Dakota health officials have confirmed a total of 165 Covid-19 cases in the state.  Of these cases, 57 people have now recovered and been discharged from hospitals.  There have now been 4,217 negative tests throughout South Dakota.  Of those people tested for coronavirus statewide, 3.7 percent have tested positive.

The Iowa Department of Public Health has now reported a total of 614 positive cases of Covid-19 across the state, including 66 new cases identified on Thursday.  There have been over eight-thousand negative cases statewide, and 11 deaths have occurred due to Covid-19 in Iowa.