Wisconsin DHS reports a new record-high number of COVID-19 cases Sunday
WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - For the fourth straight day the Wisconsin Department of Health Services recorded over a thousand new COVID-19 cases.
Out of 7,735 people tested, 1,582 tests came back positive, a new state record for a single day.
There were also 6,153 negative tests reported.
Wisconsin saw one new death recorded on Sunday, brining the state’s COVID-19 death toll to 1,210.
In central Wisconsin, 155 new cases of the coronavirus were reported on Sunday, 50 in Portage County and 30 in Marathon County.
The seven-day average of newly reported cases rose again on Sunday, now at 1,142.
10,207 cases are listed as active in Wisconsin while 77,750 are listed as recovered.
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