New Test Coming For Close Contacts Of Covid-19 Positive Persons

(KCCR) — South Dakota’s Health Department is reporting one-thousand 91 new cases of Covid-19 in the state. State Epidemiologist Dr. Josh Clayton says 292 probable cases were reported Wednesday…

Hughes County has now recorded nine deaths and Lyman County eight. Statewide there are 674 reported deaths with 593 people in hospitals. Health Secretary Kim Malsam-Rysdon says the response to mass testing events held across the state has been good…

Malsam-Rsydon says new testing is available for close contacts of Covid-positive people…

Malsam-Rysdon says the new testing will be a good option for people in household settings who are unable to use masks or social distance and have extended contact with Covid-positive individuals.