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128 deaths in Wisconsin due to COVID-19; 3K+ positive cases, 33K+ negative

MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) reported Friday, April 10 that 3,068 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the state. There have been 128 confirmed deaths and 33,225 negative tests, according to DHS data.

There have been 1,634 positive cases confirmed in Milwaukee County and 75 deaths, according to the Milwaukee County’s coronavirus dashboard on Friday afternoon, April 10. The DHS, however, reported additional deaths (77) but fewer cases (1,575) than Milwaukee County health officials.

With the additional cases reported by Milwaukee County, the total number of confirmed cases in Wisconsin reached more than 3,100.

Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported Friday, April 10 that 904 people who have tested positive for the virus required hospitalization (29%).

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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