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Wisconsin coronavirus cases, deaths in line with 7-day averages

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – The Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported fewer than 4,000 new coronavirus cases Friday. The state received 11,045 test results and 34.93% of them were positive for 3,858 positive tests. That’s close to the 7-day average of 3,629 new cases per day, and the positivity …

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Wisconsin nears 4,000 COVID-19 deaths; death rate up for 3rd day

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin’s death rate climbed again… for a third straight day and for the fourth time in a week. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) has 57 more COVID-19 deaths in Thursday’s report, which is very close to the 7-day average of 55 deaths a …

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Wisconsin reports 81 COVID-19 deaths; death rate up to 0.92%

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin’s death rate climbed again. It’s now 0.92% after the state recorded 81 more COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday, the most in a week. The death rate hasn’t been this high in a month-and-a-half. Wisconsin is averaging 55 deaths a day over the past 7 days. …

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2,155 new cases, 19 more deaths

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Coronavirus testing delivered good and bad news for the pandemic in Wisconsin. The state Department of Health Services reported 2,155 new coronavirus cases Monday — falling that low for the first time since early October, aside from the outlying 1,300 positive tests the day after …

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Amount of confirmed, active coronavirus cases now below 15%, fewer than 3,000 new cases added Sunday

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Officials with Wisconsin’s Department of Health Services (DHS) report Sunday the cumulative number of people who have tested positive for the coronavirus and are considered active cases in the state has fallen below 15%. The percentage of active cases has fallen to 14.4%. That means …

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Coronavirus in Wisconsin: 400,000 cases and rising

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin passed 400,000 coronavirus cases on Friday, less than 10 months after the virus that causes COVID-19 first arrived here. The state has now seen 404,555 positive coronavirus test results since February 5 after the Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported another 4,847 cases. That’s …

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COVID-19 deaths pass 3,500; death rate rising again

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Wisconsin passed 3,500 deaths from COVID-19 with Wednesday’s report from the state Department of Health Services. The DHS recorded 82 more deaths, the fourth-highest loss this month. The state is losing an average 46 people a day to COVID-19, and the death rate climbed back …

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Wisconsin reports record 107 COVID-19 deaths

[ad_1] MADISON, Wis. (WBAY) – Gov. Tony Evers warned at a health briefing Tuesday afternoon the coronavirus did not take a holiday break. The state reported 107 COVID-19 deaths on Tuesday. That’s a new one-day record, although it may reflect the post-holiday return of staffing to review death certificates of …

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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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COVID-19 Hospitalizations Are Now at an All-Time High

[ad_1] Editor’s Note: The Atlantic is making vital coverage of the coronavirus available to all readers. Find the collection here. The United States is experiencing an unprecedented surge of hospitalizations across the country. Today, states reported that 61,964 people were hospitalized with COVID-19, more than at any other time in …

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