State Health Officials Report 198 New Cases Of Covid-19 Monday

(KCCR) — The South Dakota Department of Health is reporting 198 new Covid-19 cases Monday. State Epidemiologist Dr. Josh Clayton says there are 15 more people admitted to South Dakota hospitals and no new deaths with Monday’s data…

Clayton says 97 of 181 inmates and staff at the State Women’s Prison in Pierre have recovered from the Covid-19 cluster at the facility. K through 12 school cases are over 1300 statewide…

Some recent reports have raised concerns about hospital capacity in South Dakota. Health Secretary Kim Malsam-Rysdon says there is still room for patients…

Active cases within the Pierre School District include seven students and four staff. District wide 38 students and six staff are considered recovered from the virus.