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161 new COVID-19 infections

Jan 3, 2021

161 new individuals from 26 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 923,041.

 

These results were from a pool of 1,611 tests for a daily positive rate of 10.54 percent.

 

119 of those positives were PCR tests, and 42 were antigen tests.

 

The cases broken down by county are: 

 

·         Barnes County – 1

·         Burleigh County - 20

·         Cass County – 42

·         Dickey County – 1

·         Divide County - 1

·         Emmons County – 1

·         Foster County - 2

·         Grand Forks County – 34

·         McHenry County - 1

·         McKenzie County - 5

·         McLean County – 2

·         Mercer County - 1

·         Morton County – 6

·         Mountrail County – 2

·         Nelson County – 1

·         Pembina County - 1

·         Ramsey County – 1

·         Richland County - 4

·         Rolette County – 1

·         Stark County – 5

·         Stutsman County – 2

·         Traill County – 2

·         Walsh County - 1

·         Ward County – 16

·         Wells County - 1

·         Williams County - 7

 

1,367,569 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 378,534 unique individuals have been tested.

 

98 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.

 

Since yesterday 224 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 89,879. This leaves 1,852 active confirmed cases.

 

The current death toll is 1,310.