29,287 test positive for COVID-19 in Wisconsin; 787 deaths, 79% have recovered

MADISON -- The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across Wisconsin reached 29,287 on Wednesday, July 1. There have been 787 deaths statewide. 551,607 people have tested negative for the virus.


The Milwaukee County COVID-19 dashboard showed 11,553 cases and 355 deaths from COVID-19 in the county as of Wednesday afternoon. However, the Wisconsin DHS reported 390 deaths in the county.

The latest update from the DHS shows the number of patients who have recovered from the coronavirus stands at approximately 23,089 — or about 79% of total cases.


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      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).