Dodge County Sees Improving COVID Numbers

(Dodge County) Dodge County continues to see improving COVID numbers. The seven-day daily average of new cases per 100-thousand people is at 17.9. The figure finally dropped below 25, the mark health officials classify as the “tipping point,” late last week. It had been above 25 for weeks and had topped out at 302.4 just over a month ago.

There were nine new cases recorded Thursday and one additional hospitalization. Dodge County has a shrinking case trajectory of 44-percent, according to the state health department.

So far, 52.3-percent of county residents have had at least one dose of the vaccine while 49.8-percent have completed the vaccination series. 

 

Photo courtesy of the Dodge County Public Health Facebook page