SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO)– The country has passed 500,000 lives lost to COVID-19 and South Dakota has reached 1,863 deaths as of Tuesday’s report.
KELOLAND News has been remembering the lives of those we have lost to the pandemic and sharing their stories since March 2020.
The deaths cover nearly all parts of South Dakota. As of February 23, just one county has not yet reported a COVID-19 death.