28K+ tested positive for COVID-19 in Wisconsin, 779 deaths, 22K+ recovered, 527K+ negative

MILWAUKEE — The number of positive cases of the coronavirus in Wisconsin rose to 28,108 Monday, June 29, officials with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services reported. There have been 779 deaths in the state.

DHS officials said of the positive cases, 3,407 have required hospitalization. More than 527,359 people have tested negative for COVID-19.


Milwaukee County’s coronavirus dashboard showed 11,232 positive cases in the county as of Monday afternoon, and 354 deaths.

The latest update from the DHS shows the number of patients who have recovered from the coronavirus stands at approximately 22,217 — or about 79% of total cases.

Coronavirus in Wisconsin


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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