COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 47 new deaths, 3,858 new cases

Friday, Wisconsin health officials announced 47 new deaths related to COVID-19, moving the state’s total to 3,991 deaths since the pandemic began.

Additionally, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) reported 145 new hospitalizations, moving the total number of hospitalizations during the pandemic to 19,020.

A total of 429,957 positive cases of COVID-19 have now been confirmed in Wisconsin, with 3,858 new cases reported Friday.

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As of Friday, DHS reports that more than 2.66 million people have been tested in the state.

The state’s seven-day average positivity rate by person is at 28.1%.

You can see the state’s complete COVID-19 report here.