Positive percentage of new COVID-19 tests rises to 10.3% as over 800 more cases confirmed – Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3

July 19, 2020 2:41 PM

Brandon Arbuckle

Published: July 19, 2020 2:41 PM

Updated: July 19, 2020 2:45 PM

Some counties in Wisconsin have released mask requireds in an effort to avoid the spread of the infection. Dane Countys mandate in particular requires locals to wear masks while in any building aside from their homes.

Out of the 8,089 people who were tested, 803 * of those tests came back favorable. That number is almost similar to Saturdays case count.

DHS stated 25 more individuals have been hospitalized considering that Saturday. With a total of 11,401 hospital beds in the state, 24% are still readily available.

The state Department of Health Services stated 10.3% of the brand-new tests were positive, which is up from the 7.9% seen Saturday.

To date, Wisconsin has actually reached a cumulative overall of 42,330 cases. Health authorities said 8,838 of those cases stay active, which is about 21%. No brand-new deaths have been reported, leaving the states death toll at 846.

MADISON, Wis.– Wisconsin health authorities have validated another large amount of new COVID-19 cases Sunday, with over 800 in the past 24 hours.

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The choice from county officials has actually resulted in demonstrations both for and versus wearing masks, with some being targeted at particular services and their individual policies.

* News 3 Now uses information from DHS and county control panels to calculate day-to-day cases and deaths. DHS posts brand-new numbers daily at 2 p.m., and our newsroom continues to upgrade our totals throughout the day with extra cases that individual counties report. By utilizing a mix of state and county information, News 3 Now is devoted to supplying the most updated and detailed COVID-19 protection.

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Health authorities stated 8,838 of those cases stay active, which is about 21%. * News 3 Now utilizes information from DHS and county control panels to calculate daily cases and deaths. DHS posts brand-new numbers daily at 2 p.m., and our newsroom continues to upgrade our overalls throughout the day with extra cases that private counties report. By using a mix of state and county data, News 3 Now is committed to supplying the most detailed and updated COVID-19 protection.