Dodge County Covid Update 12/24/21

(Dodge County) The Dodge County Health Department is reporting an additional 13 COVID deaths with 3 additional probable deaths, this week through yesterday (Thursday). That brings the total death count to 266 with 232 confirmed and 34 probable deaths. Health officials recorded 96 cases and nine new hospitalizations. Active community cases stand at 793. The seven-day daily average of new cases per 100-thousand people is at 65.23, twenty-five cases and above is what health officials classify as the “tipping point.” So far, just over 50-percent of Dodge County residents have received at least one dose of the vaccine while 47.7-percent have completed the vaccination series.