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More than 5,000 new coronavirus cases confirmed Saturday, death rate increases following one day dip

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin health officials say they have confirmed another 5,146 new coronavirus cases Saturday. This comes after the state’s record day of 7,777 new cases on Friday, which put Wisconsin past the 300,000 case milestone. As of Saturday, the state has seen a cumulative confirmed case …

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New coronavirus record puts Wisconsin over 300,000 cases

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin identified a record 7,777 new coronavirus cases Friday, putting Wisconsin past the unwanted milestone of 300,000 total cases. Friday’s total is 280 more than Thursday’s record. The state received a total 18,510 test results and 42% were positive — close to a record positivity …

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Nearly 7,500 tests positive for coronavirus; COVID-19 deaths down slightly

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin shattered the record for new coronavirus cases again with almost 7,500 positive tests (7,497) in the 24-hour period ending Thursday. Fifty-eight deaths were added to the state’s COVID-19 death toll, which is a slightly lower figure than the past two days. The state received …

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More than 7,000 cases for 2nd day in a row

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wednesday marks 40 weeks since the first confirmed case of the COVID-19 virus in Wisconsin. So far, 285,891 people have tested positive for the coronavirus while almost 2 million tests (1,949,868) came back negative. Wednesday, Wisconsin added more than 7,000 new cases for a second …

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Wisconsin sets new records for cases, deaths and hospitalizations

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – After two days reporting less than 5,000 new coronavirus cases, the coronavirus crisis in Wisconsin jumped back up Tuesday with new one-day records in cases, deaths and hospitalizations. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported 7,073 confirmed cases, 66 deaths, and 291 hospitalizations for COVID-19 …

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Wisconsin reports fewer than 5,000 new coronavirus cases for 2nd day in a row

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – For a second day in a row Monday, Wisconsin reported less than 5,000 new coronavirus cases and fewer than 20 COVID-19 deaths. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services received 14,077 test results and 4,360 — about 3 in 10 — were positive. The remaining 9,717 …

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The Election Day Coronavirus Surge

[ad_1] The third surge has belied some of Trump’s predictions about the pandemic. The president has repeatedly said that only states led by Democrats have struggled with the virus. “If you take the blue states out, we’re at a level that I don’t think anybody in the world would be …

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Coronavirus Cases and Hospitalizations Are Surging Yet Again

[ad_1] This week’s spike in new cases was spread across the country, rather than being concentrated in a few states, as we saw in the Northeast in the spring, in the Sun Belt in early June, and in the Midwest over the past few weeks. Seventeen states posted peak new-case …

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Wisconsin exceeds 1,000 positive coronavirus tests for 3rd time in 4 days with record testing

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – For the third time in four days, Wisconsin identified more than 1,000 new coronavirus patients. But a record day for test results brought down the percentage of positive tests — a key indicator for how the state’s containing the virus. The Department of Health Services …

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State confirms additional 712 coronavirus cases

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) -On Wednesday, the state said 712 tests came back positive out of the total 14,780 test results, which equals 4.8%. Another 14,068 results were negative. This comes one day after the state broke a single day record for tests which came back positive for the virus, …

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