State, Local COVID Friday Update

(Dodge County) Wisconsin health officials are reporting 1,506 positive coronavirus cases in Friday’s daily update. There are 31,690 active cases in the state, a decrease of 1,719 from Thursday. Active cases make up 6.8-percent of the 467-thousand people who have tested positive to date. So far, there have been 431-thousand recoveries.

State health officials recorded five deaths bringing that total to 4,679. Deaths account for one-percent of all cases in Wisconsin while 4.4-percent of those known to have contracted the virus needed to be hospitalized. Of the over one-million people who have died worldwide, the CDC says 325-thousand people were from the United States.

Dodge County has experienced 114 deaths and 10,236 cases, a one-day increase of 71.

Washington County has seen 93 deaths along with 11,266 cases to date.

Fond du Lac County has 64 deaths with 10,143 positive tests on record.

The state says Jefferson County has seen 57 deaths and 6,418 cases to date.

Columbia County has recorded 28 deaths and has had 4,101 positive tests.

Green Lake County has reported 10 deaths with 1,371 cases on record.