Wisconsin's official death toll for COVID-19 now tops 1,000.
The state reported eight more deaths Tuesday, to push the number of deceased to 1,006.
According to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, 72% of those who have died of COVID-19 were age 70 and older. And, 89% were 60 and older. But on a webcast Tuesday, Milwaukee County Emergency Management official Dr. Ben Weston said much younger people are at risk too.