Today, the South Dakota Department of Health (SDDOH) announced a new positive COVID-19 case in Jerauld County, bringing the total number of local cases to 5. 

Additional updates from the South Dakota Department of Health will be published at www.truedakotan.com as soon as they are made available. 

According to today's SDDOH update, South Dakota positive cases total 1,956 with 1,064 listed as recovered. Negative cases total 12,109. Deaths from COVID-19 in the state are at 9 with 119 hospitalized at some point during the pandemic.