313 new COVID-19 cases; three additional deaths | Prairie Public Broadcasting

313 new COVID-19 cases; three additional deaths

Oct 5, 2020

Three more North Dakotans have passed away with the novel coronavirus, bringing the statewide death toll to 277.

 

The patients were:

 

  • Woman in her 90s from McHenry County with underlying health conditions. 
  • Woman in her 80s from Stark County with underlying health conditions.
  • Man in his 80s from Ward County with underlying health conditions.

 

Additionally, 312 new individuals from 33 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 23,862.

 

These results were from a pool of 4,737 tests for a daily positive rate of 7.03 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

  • Benson County – 5
  • Bottineau County – 4
  • Burke County - 1
  • Burleigh County - 47
  • Cass County – 50
  • Dickey County - 9
  • Dunn County – 2
  • Eddy County – 1
  • Emmons County – 14
  • Golden Valley County - 2
  • Grand Forks County – 47
  • Grant County – 3
  • Hettinger County – 1
  • Kidder County - 2
  • McHenry County - 2
  • McIntosh County - 5
  • McKenzie County - 6
  • McLean County - 3
  • Mercer County - 14
  • Morton County – 9
  • Mountrail County – 3
  • Nelson County – 6
  • Ramsey County – 11
  • Renville Count - 2
  • Richland County - 2
  • Rolette County – 3
  • Sioux County - 2
  • Stark County – 11
  • Stutsman County – 5
  • Traill County – 2
  • Walsh County - 3
  • Ward County – 13
  • Williams County – 22

 

666,931 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 248,652 unique individuals have been tested. 

 

112 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19. There have been 939 hospitalizations total.

 

There have been 19,892 recoveries. This leaves 3,693 active confirmed cases.