COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 2 new deaths, 537 new cases

Thursday, Wisconsin health officials reported two new deaths related to COVID-19, keeping the state’s total at 6,599 deaths since the pandemic began.

Additionally, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) reported 60 new hospitalizations, moving the total number of hospitalizations during the pandemic to 27,314.

A total of 574,436 positive cases of COVID-19 have now been confirmed in Wisconsin, with 537 new cases reported Thursday.

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As of Thursday, DHS reports that more than 3.27 million people have been tested in the state.

The state’s seven-day average positivity rate by test is at 2.5%.

DHS said the state has been allocated 2,679,245 vaccine doses so far. Of those, 2,516,716 had been administered as of Thursday, and 917,203 people had completed the two-shot vaccine series.

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