22 more deaths confirmed; 385 new COVID-19 cases | Prairie Public Broadcasting

22 more deaths confirmed; 385 new COVID-19 cases

Dec 12, 2020

The state health department has confirmed 22 more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,152.

The patients were: 

* Woman in her 90s from Barnes County.
* Man in his 90s from Bowman County.
* Man in his 80s from Burleigh County.
* Woman in her 80s from Burleigh County.
* Woman in her 100s from Burleigh County.
* Woman in her 90s from Burleigh County.
* Woman in her 80s from Cass County.
* Woman in her 100s from Cass County.
* Woman in her 80s from Cass County.
* Man in his 80s from Cass County.
* Man in his 80s from Cass County.
* Man in his 90s from Grand Forks County.
* Man in his 80s from Mercer County.
* Man in his 70s from Morton County.
* Woman in her 70s from Morton County.
* Woman in her 90s from Renville County.
* Man in his 60s from Rolette County.
* Woman in her 80s from Stutsman County.
* Woman in her 70s from Stutsman County.
* Woman in her 90s from Stutsman County.
* Man in his 60s from Ward County.
* Woman in her 90s from Ward County.

385 new individuals from 44 counties have also tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 87,590.

These results were from a pool of 6,417 tests for a daily positive rate of 5.54 percent.

330 of those tests were PCR tests, and 55 were antigen tests.

The cases broken down by county are:

·        Adams County - 1
·        Barnes County – 5
·        Benson County - 2
·        Bottineau County – 1
·        Bowman County - 1
·        Burleigh County - 53
·        Cass County – 94
·        Cavalier County - 1
·        Dickey County – 2
·        Divide County – 1
·        Eddy County - 2
·        Emmons County – 3
·        Foster County - 4
·        Golden Valley County - 2
·        Grand Forks County – 28
·        Grant County - 2
·        Hettinger County - 4
·        Kidder County – 1
·        LaMoure County – 6
·        Logan County – 3
·        McHenry County – 4
·        McIntosh County - 3
·        McKenzie County - 3
·        McLean County – 1
·        Mercer County - 2
·        Morton County – 19
·        Mountrail County – 8
·        Nelson County – 2
·        Pembina County – 2
·        Ramsey County – 16
·        Ransom County – 2
·        Richland County - 14
·        Rolette County – 9
·        Sargent County – 2
·        Sheridan County - 2
·        Sioux County – 1
·        Stark County – 5
·        Stutsman County – 20
·        Towner County - 4
·        Traill County - 2
·        Walsh County - 1
·        Ward County – 32
·        Wells County - 2
·        Williams County – 13

1,224,046 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 363,004 unique individuals have been tested.

277 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.

Since yesterday 579 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 82,360. This leaves 4,078 active confirmed cases.