Door County Public Health reported a death due to COVID-19 on Wednesday, the fourth since March. At the same time, the number of active cases fell below 70 as 15 recoveries outpaced 13 new cases announced. A new line in the report notes that the county has had 19 hospitalizations ever.
Kewaunee County recorded 28 new cases against 32 recoveries. The number of active instances continues to trickle lower, now at 120. Kewaunee continues to show generally higher COVID-19 activity levels than Door.
Governor Evers' new emergency order takes effect at 8 AM on Thursday. Statewide there were over 2,300 new COVID-19 cases.