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State reports 2,138 cases, 9 deaths since Thursday


The state of Wisconsin reported nine COVID deaths on Friday and Saturday, bringing the total death toll to 4,683. An additional 102 people have tested positive for COVID but died of other causes. The seven-day daily death average fell to 52.6.

The state also reported just 14,508 new coronavirus tests over Friday and Saturday, of which 2,138 were positive, for a positive test rate of 14.74 percent — considerably lower than recent days.

The seven-day positive rate for all people fell sharply to 24.0 percent and the positive rate for all tests slipped to 8.1 percent. The number of active cases continued its steady decline and is now just over 30,000 — about 6.5 percent of the 468,531 total cases the state has confirmed to date.

The seven-day average of new cases per day fell to 2,197.

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.