Door County reported just one new COVID-19 case on Wednesday, a stark drop from the 20 announced the day prior. The positivity rate fell below 2.5 percent. Seven recoveries drop the number of active cases to 70. The immediate concern is rising hospitalizations. Five new instances were announced, with 24 residents now having been admitted for COVID-19 since March.
Kewaunee County saw 12 new cases, also near the bottom of the range recently. Ten recoveries were reported keeping the number of active cases stable around 90 overall. That compares to 160 at the peak. Kewaunee County registered its fifth COVID-19 death on Tuesday.
Statewide, Wednesday represented another near-record in new cases with over 3,100 announced by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.