343 new COVID-19 cases; four more deaths | Prairie Public Broadcasting

343 new COVID-19 cases; four more deaths

Sep 27, 2020

Four more North Dakotans have passed away with the novel coronavirus, bringing the statewide death toll to 231.

 

The patients were a man in his 60s and a woman in her 80s from Bottineau County; a man in his 60s from Stark County and a man in his 90s from Ward County. They each had underlying health conditions.

 

Additionally, 343 new individuals from 43 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 20,724.

 

These results were from a pool of 5,661 tests for a daily positive rate of 6.3 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

  • Barnes County – 1
  • Benson County - 3
  • Bottineau County – 11
  • Burleigh County - 57
  • Cass County – 58
  • Cavalier County - 1
  • Dickey County – 5
  • Dunn County - 4
  • Eddy County - 1
  • Emmons County – 19
  • Foster County – 1
  • Golden Valley County - 1
  • Grand Forks County – 22
  • Grant County – 2
  • Griggs County - 1
  • Hettinger County – 1
  • Kidder County – 3
  • LaMoure County - 3
  • Logan County – 3
  • McHenry County – 1
  • McKenzie County - 6
  • McLean County - 3
  • Mercer County - 1
  • Morton County – 9
  • Mountrail County - 5
  • Nelson County – 3
  • Pembina County – 6
  • Ramsey County – 20
  • Ransom County - 2
  • Renville County – 6
  • Richland County – 2
  • Rolette County - 4
  • Sargent County – 1
  • Sheridan County - 1
  • Sioux County - 1
  • Stark County – 31
  • Stutsman County – 3
  • Towner County - 1
  • Traill County – 1
  • Walsh County - 1
  • Ward County – 22
  • Wells County - 3
  • Williams County – 13

 

622,308 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 237,618 unique individuals have been tested. 

 

96 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19. There have been 815 hospitalizations total.

 

There have been 16,727 recoveries. This leaves 3,766 active confirmed cases.