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37 confirmed deaths; 1,019 new COVID-19 cases

Nov 24, 2020

The state health department has confirmed 37 more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 883.

The patients were:

* Man in his 90s from Barnes County.
* Woman in her 50s from Barnes County.
* Woman in her 90s from Barnes County.
* Woman in her 90s from Barnes County.
* Man in his 50s from Barnes County.
* Woman in her 60s from Burleigh County.
* Man in his 70s from Burleigh County.
* Woman in her 40s from Cass County.
* Man in his 60s from Dickey County.
* Woman in her 80s from Dickey County.
* Woman in her 90s from Dickey County.
* Woman in her 90s from Foster County.
* Woman in her 90s from Foster County.
* Man in his 80s from Foster County.
* Woman in her 80s from Foster County.
* Man in his 90s from Foster County.
* Man in his 80s from Logan County.
* Man in his 50s from Morton County.
* Man in his 60s from Morton County.
* Man in his 90s from Pembina County.
* Man in his 70s from Richland County.
* Woman in her 60s from Richland County.
* Woman in her 90s from Richland County.
* Woman in her 60s from Rolette County.
* Man in his 90s from Stutsman County.
* Woman in her 70s from Stutsman County.
* Man in his 80s from Towner County.
* Man in his 80s from Walsh County.
* Man in his 90s from Ward County.
* Woman in her 80s from Ward County.
* Woman in her 80s from Ward County.
* Man in his 90s from Ward County.
* Man in his 80s from Ward County.
* Woman in her 80s from Ward County.
* Man in his 70s from Ward County.
* Man in his 80s from Ward County.
* Woman in her 90s from Ward County.

1,019 new individuals from 44 counties have also tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 74,401.

These results were from a pool of 8,269 tests for a daily positive rate of 13.27 percent.

The cases broken down by county are:

·        Adams County - 2
·        Barnes County - 24
·        Benson County – 11
·        Bottineau County – 9
·        Bowman County - 3
·        Burleigh County - 117
·        Cass County - 341
·        Cavalier County – 6
·        Dickey County – 2
·        Dunn County – 1
·        Eddy County – 2
·        Emmons County - 2
·        Foster County – 5
·        Grand Forks County – 50
·        Hettinger County - 3
·        Kidder County - 2
·        LaMoure County – 5
·        Logan County – 1
·        McHenry County - 4
·        McIntosh County - 2
·        McKenzie County - 13
·        McLean County – 12
·        Mercer County - 9
·        Morton County - 38
·        Mountrail County – 8
·        Nelson County – 4
·        Oliver County - 2
·        Pembina County - 10
·        Pierce County - 6
·        Ramsey County – 19
·        Ransom County - 8
·        Richland County - 26
·        Rolette County – 27
·        Sargent County – 8
·        Sioux County - 2
·        Stark County – 36
·        Steele County - 1
·        Stutsman County – 41
·        Towner County - 3
·        Traill County - 43
·        Walsh County - 20
·        Ward County – 55
·        Wells County - 4
·        Williams County – 32

1,092,803 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 341,033 unique individuals have been tested.

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 289 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19, and 377 individuals are hospitalized with the virus. There have been 2,528 hospitalizations total.

Since yesterday 1,309 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 64,611. This leaves 8,907 active confirmed cases.