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DHS: 1,150+ confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Wisconsin, 16K+ test negative

MILWAUKEE — Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services on Sunday afternoon, March 29 reported 1,112 positive cases of the coronavirus statewide. Additionally, DHS officials reported 16,550 people tested negative. There have been 17 deaths in the state.

Milwaukee County’s coronavirus dashboard showed 606 cases in the county Sunday afternoon. The state listed 565 for Milwaukee County. With the 41 additional cases reported by Milwaukee County, and one additional case reported Sunday afternoon by Jefferson County health officials, that brings the statewide total to at least 1,154 positive cases. 

Coronavirus in Wisconsin

Number of Positive Results by County

Wisconsin County Total Cases as of 3/29/2020 Total Deaths as of 3/29/2020
Bayfield 2 0
Brown 6 0
Calumet 1 0
Chippewa 4 0
Clark 3 0
Columbia 9 0
Dane 172 1
Dodge 8 0
Douglas 6 0
Dunn 3 0
Eau Claire 10 0
Fond du Lac 20 1
Grant 1 0
Green 4 0
Iowa 3 0
Iron 1 1
Jefferson 8 0
Juneau 3 0
Kenosha 29 0
La Crosse 15 0
Marathon 1 0
Marinette 1 0
Milwaukee 565 5
Monroe 1 0
Oneida 1 0
Outagamie 6 0
Ozaukee 34 3
Pierce 4 0
Portage 1 0
Racine 17 0
Richland 2 0
Rock 14 0
Sauk 12 1
Sheboygan 8 0
St. Croix 4 0
Vilas 2 0
Walworth 6 0
Washington 31 0
Waukesha 83 0
Waupaca 1 1
Winnebago 8 0
Wood 2 0
Total 1112 13

COVID-19 related deaths in Wisconsin

  • Man in his 50s in Fond Du Lac County: Death confirmed by Gov. Evers on March 19
  • 91-year-old Robert Blackbird at Village Pointe Commons in Grafton in Ozaukee County: Death confirmed by Gov. Evers on March 19

Robert Blackbird

  • 66-year-old Lawrence Riley in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on March 20

Lawrence Riley

  • 69-year-old Lenard Wells in Milwaukee County (retired MPD lieutenant): Death reported by medical examiner on March 21
Lenard Wells

Lenard Wells

  • 54-year-old Roderick Crape in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on March 23
Roderick Crape

Roderick Crape

  • Woman in her 70s in Dane County: Death reported by health officials on March 25
  • 60-year-old Ralph Davis in Milwaukee County (MPS employee): Death reported by medical examiner on March 25
  • 57-year-old Sheila Staten in West Allis/Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on March 26
  • 79-year-old Callie Roundtree in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on March 26
  • 65-year-old Carolyn Johnson in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by the medical examiner on March 26
  • 69-year-old Tommie Lee Loving in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County (at VA Hospital): Death reported by the medical examiner on March 26
  • Patient/age unknown in Iron County: Death reported on March 26
  • 82-year-old Gail Kutz at Village Pointe Commons in Ozaukee County: Death reported by Washington Ozaukee Public Health Department on March 27
Gail Kutz

Gail Kutz

  • 87-year-old Kenneth Going at Village Pointe Commons in Ozaukee County: Death reported by Washington Ozaukee Public Health Department on March 27
Kenneth Going

Kenneth Going

  • Patient/age unknown in Sauk County: Death reported by Department of Health Services on March 27
  • 55-year-old woman in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by the medical examiner on March 27
  • Patient/age unknown in Waupaca County: Death reported by Waupaca County health officials on March 28

Resources to keep you informed about COVID-19

CLICK HERE to view the Milwaukee County COVID-19 dashboard.

CLICK HERE to view the latest COVID-19 totals (updated daily at 2 p.m.) from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.

  • If you have questions or immediate needs related to COVID-19, you can:
    • Text COVID19 to 211-211
    • Visit 211Wisconsin.org
    • Call 211. Call volumes are high, please be patient and try to use the text or online options first.

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Helpful phone numbers

  • Milwaukee Health Department: 414-286-3521
  • If you’ve lost a job and need help with unemployment: 414-435-7069

About COVID-19 (from the CDC)

Symptoms: Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases. These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure (based on the incubation period of MERS-CoV viruses).

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
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