257 new COVID-19 cases confirmed | Prairie Public Broadcasting

257 new COVID-19 cases confirmed

Dec 20, 2020

257 new individuals from 35 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 90,039.

 

These results were from a pool of 4,558 tests for a daily positive rate of 4.91 percent.

 

206 of those tests were PCR tests, and 51 were antigen tests.

 

The cases broken down by county are: 

 

·        Barnes County – 2

·        Benson County – 9

·        Bottineau County – 2

·        Bowman County - 5

·        Burleigh County - 21

·        Cass County – 92

·        Cavalier County - 1

·        Dickey County – 2

·        Eddy County - 1

·        Foster County – 2

·        Grand Forks County – 21

·        Griggs County - 2

·        McHenry County – 3

·        McIntosh County - 1

·        McKenzie County - 1

·        McLean County – 1

·        Mercer County - 2

·        Morton County – 10

·        Nelson County - 2

·        Pembina County – 1

·        Ramsey County – 9

·        Ransom County – 1

·        Richland County - 9

·        Rolette County – 9

·        Sargent County – 1

·        Sioux County – 3

·        Slope County - 1

·        Stark County – 5

·        Steele County - 2

·        Stutsman County – 5

·        Towner County - 2

·        Traill County – 5

·        Walsh County - 2

·        Ward County – 16

·        Williams County – 6

 

1,267,595 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 369,640 unique individuals have been tested. 

 

156 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.

 

Since yesterday 351 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 86,013. This leaves 2,795 active confirmed cases.