South Dakota Department of Health

The South Dakota Department of Health reported two days worth of numbers on Sunday, due to the New Years Day Holiday on Friday. There were 703 cases of COVID reported on Sunday bringing the state total case count to 100,532.

As of Sunday, there were 93,031 recovered cases in the state. Five Thousand Nine Hundred Eighty-Eight cases remain active and 262 patients remain hospitalized. The death total in South Dakota is currently 1,513.

Codington County on Sunday added 19 new cases of COVID which bringing the case count to 3,290. Of those, 3,177 have recovered leaving 244 cases active in the county. There have been 70 deaths in the county and 187 hospitalizations.

Prairie Lakes Healthcare in Watertown reported seven patients hospitalized on Sunday.

There have been 26,870 Doses of COVID vaccine administered in the State with 956 of those in Codington County. 


Clark County - 17 active cases - 70 vaccines administered

*Day County - 54 active cases - 170 vaccines administered

Hamlin County - 67 active cases - 144 vaccines administered

*Grant County - 63 active cases - 209 vaccines administered

Deuel County - 33 active cases - 92 vaccines administered

*Roberts County - 127 active cases - 120 vaccinated

*Counties with tribes receiving vaccine through Indian Health Service. (IHS) Doses administered through IHS are not reported to the South Dakota Immunization Inofrmation System, and are not shown.

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