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158 new COVID-19 cases, one death

Jan 20, 2021

The state health department has confirmed one more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,387.

 

The patients were:

 

-Man in his 40s from Ramsey 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. 

 

158 new individuals from 35 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 96,222.

 

These results were from a pool of 6,308 tests for a daily positive rate of 3 percent.

 

85 of those positives were PCR tests, and 73 were antigen tests.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

·         Adams County – 1

·         Barnes County – 1

·         Benson County - 1

·         Bottineau County - 3

·         Bowman County – 4

·         Burleigh County – 21

·         Cass County – 16

·         Cavalier County - 1

·         Dickey County – 1

·         Divide County – 1

·         Dunn County - 1

·         Eddy County – 1

·         Foster County – 1

·         Golden Valley County - 1

·         Grand Forks County – 15

·         Grant County – 1

·         McHenry County - 1

·         McKenzie County – 1

·         McLean County - 4

·         Mercer County – 6

·         Morton County – 6

·         Mountrail County – 2

·         Oliver County - 1

·         Pembina County – 1

·         Renville County – 1

·         Richland County – 9

·         Sheridan County – 1

·         Sioux County - 1

·         Stark County – 10

·         Steele County - 1

·         Stutsman County - 3

·         Traill County – 3

·         Walsh County – 3

·         Ward County – 18

·         Williams County – 16

 

1,464,731 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 388,866 unique individuals have been tested. 

 

55 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.

 

Since yesterday 171 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 93,658. This leaves 1,177 active confirmed cases.