Coronavirus in Wisconsin: State and local update, La Crosse and Eau Claire 9-28-20

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LA CROSSE/EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – More than two thousand cases of COVID-19 are confirmed in the badger state today. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is reporting 2,217 cases today, pushing the overall total in the state to nearly 116 thousand.

Of those cases, DHS says 82 percent of them are considered recovered. No new deaths are reported today and 54 more Wisconsinites are hospitalized.

47 new cases are confirmed in Eau Claire County today, bringing the overall tally to 1,887. No new deaths are reported in the county and the recovery rate is hovering around 81 percent.

In La Crosse County, 57 new cases are reported for a total of over 3 thousand in the county. Chippewa County adds 24 new cases today, it’s total now sits at 546.

Dunn County is reporting 29 new cases, this brings the total tally in the county to 527.

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