Statewide COVID-19 Cases Surpass 6,000

(Dodge County) Wisconsin now has over 6000 people who have been infected with COVID-19 after state health officials Monday announced 170 more positive cases. There are now 6081 cases with 281 deaths, nine more than was reported Sunday. There have been 1415 people requiring hospitalization, which is roughly 23-percent of those who we know have had the virus. To date, over 61-thousand tests have been administered that came back negative for coronavirus. Dodge County is reporting 30 people infected while the number of negative results increased from 813 on Sunday to 842 today. Dodge County has one death on record; a resident who died out of state. Washington County has experienced four deaths with 94 people testing positive. Fond du Lac County has three deaths on record with 69 positive tests. There has been one death in Columbia County and 27 positive cases. Jefferson County is at 39 positive cases. Green Lake County now has a second positive case.