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2,100+ positive for COVID-19 in Wisconsin; 23K+ test negative, 66 deaths

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MILWAUKEE -- More than 2,100 people in Wisconsin have tested positive for COVID-19, resulting in 66 deaths, according to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) and county health departments. More than 23,000 people have tested negative.

Six more deaths were confirmed in Milwaukee County by the medical examiner at 9:45 a.m. Saturday, April 4, bringing the total number of deaths in the county to 34. Milwaukee County reported 1,122 confirmed cases in a 2:30 update on its COVID-19 dashboard.

Ozaukee, Sheboygan and Washington Counties also reported added cases Saturday afternoon and evening, while Waukesha County reported additional deaths and Dane County reported additional cases and deaths.

Kensoha County officials confirmed the county's first death Saturday evening as well.

Each county's totals represent additions to the totals reported by the DHS in its Saturday update, bringing the state total to 2,187 confirmed cases.

State health officials encourage the public to log on to resilient.wisconsin.gov to find resources to cope through these trying times -- acknowledging the mental toll the pandemic is taking on everyone, especially those on the front lines.

They also ask the public to continue to follow the "Safer at Home" order and maintain social distancing of six feet from others when making essential travel.

Testing data (as reported by the DHS at 2 p.m. April 4)

Status Number (%) of People as of 4/4/2020
Negative Test Result 23,859
Positive Test Result 2,112
Hospitalizations 588 (28%)
Deaths 56

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

COVID-19 related deaths in Wisconsin

Individual counties have reported additional deaths from the virus than those released by the DHS, bringing the state total to 66.

  • 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
  • 66-year-old Lawrence Riley in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on March 20
  • 69-year-old Lenard Wells in Milwaukee County (retired MPD lieutenant): Death reported by medical examiner on March 21
  • 54-year-old Roderick Crape in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on March 23
  • 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
  • 87-year-old Kenneth Going at Village Pointe Commons in Ozaukee County: Death reported by Washington Ozaukee Public Health Department on March 27
  • Patient/age unknown in Sauk County: Death reported by Department of Health Services on March 27
  • 55-year-old Nola Boyd in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by the medical examiner on March 27
  • Woman in Waupaca County: Death reported by Waupaca County health officials on March 28
  • 71-year-old Robert Jackson in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on March 29
  • Patient in 50s in Washington County (Waukesha County employee): Death reported by Washington County health officials on March 29
  • Man/age unknown in Fond du Lac County: Death reported by Fond du Lac County health officials on March 30
  • Patient/age unknown in Ozaukee County: Death reported by Washington Ozaukee Health officials on March 30
  • Patient/age unknown in Ozaukee County: Death reported by Washington Ozaukee Health officials on March 30
  • Patient/age unknown in Dane County: Death reported by Dane County health officials on March 30
  • 72-year-old man in Milwaukee in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on March 31
  • 85-year-old woman from Pewaukee who died in Milwaukee County (counted among deaths in Waukesha County): Death reported by medical examiner on March 31
  • Patient/age unknown in Rock County: Death reported by health officials on March 31
  • 49-year-old Isaac Vasquez Gonzalez in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 1
  • 73-year-old James Wallace in Oak Creek/Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 1
  • 89-year-old Richard Malmberg in South Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 1
  • 78-year-old Jacqueline Moore in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 1
  • Patient/age unknown in Sauk County: Death reported by health officials on April 1
  • Patient/age unknown in Sheboygan County (Resident of Sunny Ridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center): Death reported by health officials on April 1
  • Man in Dane County: Death reported by DHS officials on April 1
  • 73-year-old man in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 1
  • 80-year-old woman in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 2
  • 92-year-old man in Milwaukee/Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April
  • Patient/age unknown in Washington County: Death reported by health officials on April 2
  • 85-year-old woman in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • 65-year-old woman in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • 83-year-old man in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • 60-year-old woman in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • 75-year-old woman in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • 93-year-old man in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • Patient/age unknown in Dane County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • Man in his 70s in Racine County: Death reported by Central Racine County Health Department on April 3
  • 82-year-old man in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • 75-year-old man in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • 91-year-old man in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • 70-year-old woman in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 3
  • Patient/age unknown in Ozaukee County: Death reported by health officials on April 3
  • Patient/age unknown in Washington County: Death reported by health officials on April 3
  • Patient/age unknown in Dane County: Death reported by health officials on April 3
  • 59-year-old man in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 4
  • 73-year-old man in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 4
  • 77-year-old woman in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 4
  • 69-year-old woman in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 4
  • 74-year-old woman in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 4
  • 79-year-old woman in Milwaukee County: Death reported by medical examiner on April 4
  • Patient/age unknown in Outagamie County: Death reported by health officials on April 3
  • Patient/age unknown in Waukesha County: Death reported by county officials on April 4
  • Patient/age unknown in Waukesha County: Death reported by county officials on April 4
  • Patient/age unknown in Waukesha County: Death reported by county officials on April 4
  • Patient/age unknown in Dane County: Death reported by health officials on April 4
  • Patient/age unknown in Dane County: Death reported by health officials on April 4
  • Patient/age unknown in Dane County: Death reported by health officials on April 4
  • 85-year-old man in Kenosha/Kenosha County: Death reported by county officials on April 4
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