Coronavirus cases and fatalities in South Dakota
A regularly-updated map of confirmed COVID-19 cases, county by county.
The number is based on confirmed diagnostic tests. It is very likely that the true number of COVID-19 cases is higher as many cases are asymptomatic.
New COVID-19 cases and fatalities per day in South Dakota
This is a good indicator of “flattening the curve” — when there is a steady decreasing trend, it is an indicator that the spread of the disease is slowing down.
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Cases, updates, and charts on the coronavirus crisis for each US state and territory. Just follow the links below.
Coronavirus news in South Dakota:
- March 24, 2021Students answer the call
The year-plus fight against the COVID-19 pandemic has presented plenty of service opportunities in the College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions.
- March 15, 2021SDSU Anticipates “More Normal” Campus Operations for Fall 2021 Semester
After a year of planning and adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic, South Dakota State University’s JacksRBack Task Force is beginning initial efforts focused on a return to more normal operations during …
- February 25, 2021SDSU Health Care Students and Graduates on Frontline of COVID-19 Pandemic
South Dakota State University’s College of Nursing continues to be a leader in South Dakota and beyond. The college ranks among the best nationally and SDSU students and graduates are leaders in the h …
- February 24, 2021SDSU researchers respond to COVID-19 pandemic
When the COVID-19 pandemic began, SDSU researchers responded quickly to help improve personal protective equipment, to provide area businesses services to help reduce viral transmission and to underst …
- February 22, 2021Pharmacy grads take lead role in setting COVID protocols
Kari TaggartMaking sense of the COVID-19 pandemic has been confusing for the lay person and it hasn’t been any simpler for those developing treatment strategies.
- January 22, 2021COVID provides career jump-start for SDSU respiratory students
Editor’s note: At the bottom of this story is a three-paragraph sidebar on work being done by Master of Public Health students.
- December 22, 2020Smooth operator
Like many libraries in South Dakota and nationwide, Briggs Library closed to students, faculty and the community for a lengthy period due to COVID-19, beginning March 13 and reopening Aug. 5. The new …
- December 17, 2020Department of Environmental Health and Safety decontaminates masks for campus, community
South Dakota State University’s Department of Environmental Health and Safety has been decontaminating N95 masks for the university since September and Brookings Health System since mid-November. SDSU …
- December 11, 2020Modeling the Way: COVID-19 Research
In recent months, air flow has been a topic of interest in COVID-19 research. Using graphs and models, many researchers are hopeful in investigating role of air flow in particle transmission. At SDSU, …
- November 25, 2020Presidential Election Had a Negative Impact on Mental Health of South Dakotans
The SDSU Poll, a research group housed in the School of American and Global Studies at South Dakota State University, conducted a post-election wave to The South Dakota Voter Survey between November 1 …