COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 52 new deaths, 840 new cases

COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 52 new deaths, 840 new cases Photo: KSTP.

Josh Skluzacek
Updated: February 25, 2021 02:22 PM
Created: February 25, 2021 02:17 PM

Thursday, Wisconsin health officials announced 52 new deaths related to COVID-19, moving the state's total to 6,394 deaths since the pandemic began.

Additionally, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) reported 61 new hospitalizations, moving the total number of hospitalizations during the pandemic to 25,954.

A total of 562,151 positive cases of COVID-19 have now been confirmed in Wisconsin, with 840 new cases reported Thursday.

KSTP's complete COVID-19 coverage

As of Thursday, DHS reports that more than 3.17 million people have been tested in the state.

The state's seven-day average positivity rate by test is at 2.4%.

DHS said the state has been allocated 1,625,875 vaccine doses so far. Of those, 1,281,901 had been administered as of Thursday, and 411,717 people had completed the two-shot vaccine series.

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


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