Although the hospitalizations from the coronavirus in Kewaunee stayed the same this week, the COVID-19 number jumped considerably and two more deaths were reported. Three people remain hospitalized in Kewaunee County with 67 more people shown to have recovered from the virus. There were 96 new positive tests and active cases increased by 26 to 88.
As of Friday, 48.4 percent of Kewaunee County residents have now received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. The Kewaunee County Public Health Department accepts appointments for weekly clinic dates every Tuesday and Friday. The Health Department will be administering the Pfizer vaccine to five to 11 year olds at clinics next Wednesday and Friday by appointment only as limited doses are available.