Door County reported an additional death from COVID-19 while cases continued to swing upward in the area and Wisconsin set one-day records in three areas.
The death in Door County is the sixth since the beginning of the pandemic. Positive tests went up 25 with no recoveries noted. Active cases increase to 223 with no new hospitalizations reported.
Kewaunee County saw another 11 positive tests on Tuesday with 25 more recoveries noted. Active cases dropped to 87. Kewaunee County reported one less hospitalization bringing that total to six. Kewaunee County Public Health had reported the county’s seventh COVID-19 death on Monday.
Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported record-highs on Tuesday for deaths and hospitalizations, as well as confirmed positive tests. The state had over 5200 new cases with 220 more hospitalizations and 64 additional deaths reported.