COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 8 new deaths, 789 new cases

COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 8 new deaths, 789 new cases Photo: CDC/MGN.

Josh Skluzacek
Created: April 30, 2021 02:49 PM

Thursday, Wisconsin health officials reported eight new deaths related to COVID-19, moving the state's total to 6,823 deaths since the pandemic began.

Additionally, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) reported 52 new hospitalizations, moving the total number of hospitalizations during the pandemic to 29,307.

A total of 598,147 positive cases of COVID-19 have now been confirmed in Wisconsin, with 789 new cases reported Thursday.

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