LA CROSSE/EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – The Wisconsin Department of Health Services says 18-hundred people in the state are hospitalized right now with COVID-19 related illnesses, and nearly one in four of them is in an ICU.
The DHS says hospitals are reporting 16 percent of beds are available. The latest numbers show 96 new hospitalizations today, two thousand-534 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, and six new deaths.
In Eau Claire County, there are 34 new cases for a total of seven thousand 790.
In La Crosse County, there are 76 new cases for a total of eight thousand and 87.