What’s going on?
On Sunday, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services said 27.6% of the 8,023 tests were positive, with 2,217 being negative.
- The state has seen a 104% increase over the last two weeks, which is the third-largest spike across the country over that same time period.
- Wisconsin as reported more than 2,000 positive cases per day over the last four days, according to local reports.
Wisconsin ranks third on The New York Times’ list of COVID-19 hot spots, where new cases are higher and staying high. North Dakota and South Dakota lead that list, with Utah ranking fourth, right behind Wisconsin.