Clay County reported two new cases of COVID-19 in Saturday’s update from the South Dakota Department of Health, giving it 14 cases overall. Eight cases are considered recovered. There is minimal to moderate spread in Clay County.

Yankton County also reported two more COVID-19 tests in Saturday’s update.

Yankton County has seen six new cases in the last two days and 11 cases since May 8.

The number of recovered cases in Yankton County remained at 26.

Union County (Elk Point) recorded three new cases to give it 60 total. The county has 42 recovered cases.

Overall, South Dakota reported 72 positive tests Saturday for a of total 3,959 known cases.

The number of recovered cases rose to 2,673, with 1,242 cases considered active.

A total of 304 South Dakotans have been hospitalized during the pandemic. Of those, 75 are currently hospitalized.

No new deaths were reported. The state’s toll remains at 44


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