COVID19


Hennepin County ‘doubles down’ on vaccine incentive program

July 21, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota’s most populous county is boosting its incentive program for COVID-19…

COVID-19, other diseases caused historic South Dakota deaths

July 14, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Health reports that the…

NEW: Delta variant of COVID-19 detected in South Dakota

June 30, 2021 PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Health (SD-DOH) can confirm that the…

Health officials continue to urge people to get their COVID shot

6-18-21 PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) — Covid-19 vaccinations are widely available in South Dakota but the pace of…

South Dakota virus cases drop, health officials warn of fall resurgence

6-18-21 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota health officials warned that despite coronavirus cases declining to…

Hy-vee offering gift cards to people who get COVID-19 vaccine

June 1, 2021 Mike Tanner WEST DES MOINES, Ia.—There’s word of another incentive being offered to people…

South Dakota’s death toll from COVID-19 rises by four

June 1, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota health officials say four more people have…

Contempt hearing set over judge’s order requiring vaccine

May 24, 2021 ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A federal judge in Aberdeen will decide whether three members…

South Dakota’s COVID-19 death toll tops 2,000 mark

May 21, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota’s pandemic death toll has surpassed 2,000 as…

As COVID-19 shots slow, South Dakota doctors turn to one-on-one conversations

May 19, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The number of South Dakota residents receiving an initial…