1 death, 184 new cases of COVID-19; active positives continue to rise | Prairie Public Broadcasting

1 death, 184 new cases of COVID-19; active positives continue to rise

Mar 26, 2021

The state health department has confirmed one more death related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,466.

 

The patient was a man in his 90s from Cass County.

 

Deaths are reported to the state health department by facilities or by official death record, and can take up to ten days to be confirmed. 

 

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 184 new individuals from 27 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 102,382.

 

These results were from a pool of 6,153 tests for a daily positive rate of 4.07 percent.

 

93 of those positives were PCR tests, and 91 were antigen tests.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

 


 

1,775,808 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 413,643 unique individuals have been tested.

 

16 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.

 

Since yesterday 110 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 99,956. This leaves 960 active confirmed cases.