(Dodge County) Wisconsin health officials are reporting 1,348 positive coronavirus cases in Tuesday’s daily update, which is 11-percent of the 12,200 tests announced. There are 10,509 active cases in the state, an increase of 308 from Monday. Active cases make up 11.5-percent of the 91-thousand people who have tested positive to date. So far, there have been 79-thousand recoveries.
State health officials recorded 10 deaths Monday, for a total of 1,220. Deaths accounted for 1.3-percent of all cases in Wisconsin while 7-percent of those known to have contracted the virus needed to be hospitalized. Nationwide, the CDC says there have been 194-thousand deaths while the worldwide death toll is widely reported to be around 930-thousand.
Dodge County has eight deaths on record and 1,459 cases, an increase of 42 from Monday. The county had one negative test returned for a running total of 20,769. Public health officials in Dodge County are actively monitoring 228 people while 866 have recovered.
Washington County has experienced 32 deaths along 2,016 cases, a one-day increase of 43.
Fond du Lac County has reported 12 deaths and 1,490 positive tests on record.
Jefferson County has reported seven deaths and 1,097 cases to date.
There have been two deaths in Columbia County where there have been 447 cases.
Green Lake County now has 146 cases.