Here is our weekly Friday COVID-19 update for Barron, Burnett, Polk, Rusk, Sawyer, and Washburn counties.

Note: The information and data below come directly from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. DrydenWire publishes semi-weekly updates on Monday and Friday.

Advisory: We highly recommend visiting your local county's website and/or Facebook page for the most current data and for more information respective to your county.

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Editor's Note: Numbers in parenthesis represent the changes since Monday.

Area Summary

6 County Coverage Area [pop: 150,897]
  • One Dose Of Vaccine: 68,610 (+401)
  • Completed Vaccine Series: 65,852 (+316)
  • Cumulative Confirmed Cases: 16,749 (+20)
  • Cumulative Deaths: 240 (+1)

County Summary

Barron County [pop: 45,244]
  • One Dose Of Vaccine: 20,073 (+139)
  • Completed Vaccine Series: 19,322 (+94)
  • Cumulative Confirmed Cases: 5,906 (+2)
  • Cumulative Deaths: 85

See Also: Vehicle Vs. Tree Crash In Barron County Results In Death

Burnett County [pop: 15,414]
  • One Dose Of Vaccine: 7,209 (+37)
  • Completed Vaccine Series: 6,901 (+30)
  • Cumulative Confirmed Cases: 1,447 (+2)
  • Cumulative Deaths: 26

See Also: UPDATE: Officer-Involved Shooting In Barron County

Polk County [pop: 43,783]
  • One Dose Of Vaccine: 20,062 (+129)
  • Completed Vaccine Series: 19,257 (+121)
  • Cumulative Confirmed Cases: 4,705 (+2)
  • Cumulative Deaths: 56 (+1)

See Also: Man In Custody For Making Terrorist Threats; Felony Charges Filed

Rusk County [pop: 14,178]
  • One Dose Of Vaccine: 4,690 (+26)
  • Completed Vaccine Series: 4,460 (+18)
  • Cumulative Confirmed Cases: 1,407 (+1)
  • Cumulative Deaths: 24

See Also: UPDATE: Vehicle-Vs-Tractor Crash On US 53 Near Solon Springs Results In Death Of Rice Lake Man

Sawyer County [pop: 16,558]
  • One Dose Of Vaccine: 7,992 (+34)
  • Completed Vaccine Series: 7,628 (+25)
  • Cumulative Confirmed Cases: 1,769 (+7)
  • Cumulative Deaths: 27

See Also: Four-Day Jury Trial Set For Man Charged With Child Sexual Assault

Washburn County [pop: 15,720]
  • One Dose Of Vaccine: 8,584 (+36)
  • Completed Vaccine Series: 8,284 (+28)
  • Cumulative Confirmed Cases: 1,515 (+6)
  • Cumulative Deaths: 22

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