The state of Wisconsin reported 84 COVID deaths on Wednesday, following the record-setting 107 reported yesterday. Two previously reported deaths were removed from the The total death toll in the state is now 3,502. An additional 62 people have tested positive for COVID but died of other causes. The seven-day daily death average jumped from 43.1 to 46.3
Twenty-five counties reported at least one fatality. Dane County reported the most with 21, followed by Milwaukee County with 10.
Meanwhile the state reported 3,777 new coronavirus cases, on just under 10,000 tests, for a daily positive test rate of about 38 percent.
The seven-day positive rate for all people tested jumped from 30.1 percent to 31, and the positive rate for all tests is now 13.8. The number of active cases remains just under 66,000 — about 16.7 percent of the 394,888 total cases the state has confirmed to date.
The seven-day average of new cases per day fell to 3,426.
The table below shows new cases, new cases per 100,000 residents and new deaths for each county. Click on the header of any column to sort the data by that column.