Noem shares thoughts on COVID-19 cases

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – COVID-19 cases continue to surge in South Dakota with now over 12,000 active cases.

Governor Kristi Noem says the focus continues to be on hospital use.

Noem says they expect the surge in cases to continue.

Noem says she hears the criticism over the rising numbers.

Noem says the “Mask Up South Dakota” campaign is good reminder of the tools available for people to use.