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12 deaths, 781 new COVID-19 cases

Oct 28, 2020

The state health department has confirmed twelve more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 488.

 

The patients were:

 

  • Man in his 30s from Benson County.
  • Man in his 60s from Burleigh County.
  • Woman in her 90s from LaMoure County.
  • Woman in her 100s from LaMoure County.
  • Man in his 90s from LaMoure County.
  • Man in his 80s from Logan County.
  • Man in his 70s from Mountrail County.
  • Woman in her 80s from Ward County.
  • Woman in her 80s from Ward County.
  • Woman in her 90s from Ward County.
  • Woman in her 90s from Ward County.
  • Man in his 80s from Ward County.

 

781 new individuals from 43 counties have also tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 39,907.

 

These results were from a pool of 8,026 tests for a daily positive rate of 10.24 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

  • Adams County - 1
  • Barnes County - 5
  • Bottineau County – 10
  • Bowman County – 1
  • Burke County - 5
  • Burleigh County - 147
  • Cass County – 134
  • Cavalier County - 3
  • Dickey County – 3
  • Divide County – 2
  • Dunn County - 1
  • Eddy County – 5
  • Emmons County - 2
  • Foster County – 5
  • Grand Forks County – 29
  • Grant County – 1
  • Hettinger County – 1
  • LaMoure County – 2
  • Logan County - 2
  • McHenry County – 6
  • McIntosh County - 1
  • McKenzie County – 24
  • McLean County - 8
  • Mercer County - 4
  • Morton County – 39
  • Mountrail County – 19
  • Pembina County - 5
  • Pierce County - 5
  • Ramsey County – 6
  • Ransom County – 5
  • Richland County – 7
  • Rolette County – 21
  • Sargent County – 1
  • Sheridan County – 4
  • Sioux County - 1
  • Stark County – 13
  • Stutsman County – 37
  • Towner County - 3
  • Traill County - 6
  • Walsh County - 18
  • Ward County – 140
  • Wells County - 17
  • Williams County – 32

 

837,117 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 287,524 unique individuals have been tested. 

 

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 178 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19, and 284 individuals are hospitalized with the virus. There have been 1,519 hospitalizations total.

 

Since yesterday 549 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 33,172. This leaves 6,247 active confirmed cases.