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Wisconsin COVID-19 Update Thursday

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Updated: June 23, 2022 02:51 PM
Created: May 23, 2020 03:41 PM

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services reports 1,731 new cases of COVID-19 in Thursday's update, with six new deaths. The new confirmed cases have a 7-day average of 1,419. The total number of confirmed cases across the state since the pandemic began is 1,509,952. Since January 2020, Wisconsin has a total of 13,111 fatalities. The report includes data from over the weekend.

According to DHS, 64.5% of the total population has received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine as of June 23. 61.4% of the total population has completed the vaccination series.

Visit the Wisconsin Department of Health COVID-19 website for more information.

Here is the breakdown of total confirmed and probable cases and deaths as of Thursday, June 23 in the Northland: 

Ashland County, WI: 3,579 cases (1 new cases)  (38 deaths)
Bayfield County, WI: 3,707 cases (4 new cases)  (42 deaths)
Burnett County, WI: 4,287 cases (3 new cases) (45 deaths)
Douglas County, WI: 12,601 cases (70 new cases) (79 deaths)
Iron County, WI: 1,534 cases (2 new cases) (48 deaths)
Price County, WI: 3,440 cases (5 new cases) (34 deaths)
Sawyer County, WI: 4,867 cases (10 new cases) (63 deaths)
Vilas County, WI: 5,534 cases (33 new cases) (90 deaths)
Washburn County, WI: 4,247 cases (3 new cases) (46 deaths)

Wisconsin COVID-19 thresholds:

200,000 cases - Oct. 26, 2020
300,000 cases - Nov. 13, 2020
400,000 cases - Dec. 4, 2020
500,000 cases - Jan. 8, 2021
600,000 cases - May 26, 2021
700,000 cases - Sept. 20, 2021
800,000 cases - Nov. 4, 2021
900,000 cases - Dec. 7, 2021
1,000,000 cases - Jan. 3, 2022 
1,300,000 cases - Jan. 26, 2022
1,400,000 cases - April 14, 2022
1,500,000 cases - June 17, 2022

Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering reports 86,651,165 cases of COVID-19 in the U.S. since the pandemic began. Approximately 541,612,642 people have been infected worldwide with 6,324,810 deaths as of 6/23/2022 at 11:21 a.m. CDT. There have been 1,014,930 deaths in the United States. Over 589,980,981 doses of vaccine have been administered in the U.S.

According to the CDC, symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. Symptoms include: Fever or chills, Cough, Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, Fatigue, Muscle or body aches, Headache, New loss of taste or smell, Sore throat, Congestion or runny nose, Nausea or vomiting, Diarrhea.

Look for emergency warning signs for COVID-19. If someone is showing any of these signs, seek emergency medical care immediately: Trouble breathing, Persistent pain or pressure in the chest, New confusion, Inability to wake or stay awake, Bluish lips or face. The CDC recommends calling your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.



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