Just under 3 dozen new COVID-19 cases in South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. (KEVN/KOTA TV) - South Dakota added just 35 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24-hour reporting period, according to data released Monday morning by the state Department of Health.

There are now 6,716 people confirmed to have tested positive; with 5,818 who have recovered. There are 807 active cases with 70 people currently hospitalized.

Over the weekend, Pennington County went over 500 confirmed cases; and climbed to 16 deaths. No new deaths were reported Monday.

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