Wisconsin Health Department Reports Over 4,500 Positive COVID-19 Cases

(Dodge County) Wisconsin health officials are reporting 4,591 positive coronavirus cases in Tuesday’s daily update. There are 37,358 active cases in the state, an increase of 2,013 from Monday. Active cases make up 20.9-percent of the 178-thousand people who have tested positive to date. So far, there have been 139-thousand recoveries.

State health officials recorded 33 deaths, bringing that total to 1,633. Deaths accounted for point-nine-percent of all cases in Wisconsin while 5.3-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 219-thousand people were from the United States.

Dodge County has 22 deaths on record and 3,150 cases, an increase of 100 from Monday. The county had 93 negative tests returned for a running total of 27,121. Public health officials in Dodge County are actively monitoring 836 people while 1,784 have recovered.

Washington County has now experienced 41 deaths and 3,918 cases, there are currently 860 active cases.

Fond du Lac County has 3,688 positive tests on record, with 1,183 being active cases, and 17 deaths.

Jefferson County has reported nine deaths and 2,308 cases to date, 495 are active cases.

There have been four deaths in Columbia County where there have been 1,504 total cases, currently the county has 508 active cases.

Green Lake County has two deaths and has 618 cases on record, 252 were reported in the last two weeks.