1K+ confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Wisconsin, 15K+ test negative

MADISON - There are 1,041 confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of 1:50 p.m. Saturday, March 28. The total number of positive cases and deaths is a combination of data reported by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and individual county health departments and officials.

There have been over 15,000 negative tests and a total of 17 deaths.

Milwaukee County’s coronavirus dashboard showed  541 cases in the county Saturday afternoon. The county’s reported number of cases represented additional cases to those listed by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services in its Saturday afternoon report.

On Saturday, March 28, the Waupaca County Department of Health Services confirmed the county's first death from COVID-19. That patient was also the county's first confirmed case.

Coronavirus-related deaths in Wisconsin (in chronological order based on when they were reported) 

    Robert Blackbird

      Lawrence Riley

        Lenard Wells

          Roderick Crape

            Kenneth Going

              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.

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                  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).