Deaths in all three Siouxland states due to complications of COVID-19 continue to climb.
Nebraska saw 62 during a 24-hour period and 2,000 additional cases.
There were almost 1,300 additional cases in South Dakota as the state moves closer to reaching the 1,000 mark for deaths. Forty-seven more people have died from the illness, one of the highest single-day death tallies since the pandemic began.
The CDC says last week the Rushmore State had the highest per capita death rate in the nation. There have been 995 deaths.