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State sees record high seven-day death average for COVID-19, more than 4,800 new cases added Saturday

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – The state health department says another 77 people died within the past 24 hours from COVID-19, bringing the seven day death average to 60 deaths a day, a record high since the state began testing earlier this year. The previous seven-day death average was 55, and …

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More than 3,600 new coronavirus tests come back positive Sunday

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – The Wisconsin Department of Health Services says a little more than 3,600 people have tested positive for the coronavirus Sunday. According to its daily report, the DHS says 3,626 tests out of a total of 14,022 tests came back positive. That means 10,396 people tested negative …

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More than 2,800 test positive for coronavirus Saturday, 19 new deaths reported

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – For the fifth day in a row, Wisconsin health officials report more than 2,000 people testing positive for the coronavirus. According to Saturday’s report, 14,084 tests came back and 2,892 were positive, or 20.53%. Wisconsin is averaging 2,450 cases a day for the past 7 days. …

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Wisconsin surpasses 101,000 positive coronavirus test results

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin health officials say there have now been more than 101,000 confirmed coronavirus test results since testing began earlier this year. On Sunday, the Department of Health Services said 1,665 more people have tested positive for the virus, bringing the statewide confirmed total to 101,227 since …

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Wisconsin sets one-day record 2,034 coronavirus cases

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – The latest 24-hour batch of test results identified 2,034 coronavirus cases in Wisconsin — a new one-day record. It’s 452 more cases than the previous record of 1,582. That’s 17.77% of the 11,445 test results that came back positive, which is the highest percentage for a …

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More than 1,300 new coronavirus cases, 10 more deaths

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Ten more deaths were reported by the state Tuesday as the number of new coronavirus cases in Wisconsin jumped again. This, after dipping below 1,000 Monday. New cases were identified in 65 counties. The Department of Health Services received 12,266 tests — three times more tests …

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State sees more than 700 new cases of coronavirus, no new deaths reported

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin health officials say they have confirmed more than 700 new coronavirus cases in the latest batch of test results, which were released Monday. This comes after the state reported four straight days of seeing more than 1,000 new cases a day. The Department of Health …

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Where Are Coronavirus Cases in Illinois? Map Shows Cases by Zip Code – NBC Chicago

Illinois residents can track coronavirus cases in their neighborhood using ZIP code data from the state’s department of public health. The interactive map below allows residents to track cases by ZIP code and county. Additional information including race demographics, age demographics, gender and total number of people tested is also …

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Percentage of active cases hits new low; state adds 832 coronavirus cases, 15 deaths

MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) — The Wisconsin Department of Health Services recorded more COVID-19 deaths Friday than any day since June 9 but saw positive news in the number and percentage of newly-identified coronavirus patients and in the percentage of active cases. Fifteen deaths were reported in the past 24-hour period …

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Two bars and Railyard commons area ordered to close for violating coronavirus health measures | Local Business News

“We plan to work with the health department to follow the directed health guidelines to keep the community safe,” said Katy Martin of Hurrdat, the marketing company that manages the Railyard. A statement from Iguana’s Pub also expressed disappointment in the order to close, pointing out that the bar took an …

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