SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota health officials have returned to reporting new coronavirus cases every weekday as the state faces a resurgence of the pandemic.
Health officials reported 153 new cases Thursday as its count of active infections statewide reached 1,210.
South Dakota has seen a steady resurgence of cases after the pandemic waned dramatically during the spring and early summer.
The Department of Health had been reporting coronavirus cases, hospitalizations and deaths once a week since July.
Hospitalizations on Thursday increased to 76 patients with COVID-19. No deaths from COVID-19 were reported.