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41 new individuals test positive for COVID-19; 1,266 total positives

May 5, 2020

41 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 1,266.

1,667 people were tested yesterday. In all 36,421 tests have been administered in the state.

13 people tested positive in Cass County tested positive. 9 people each tested positive in Burleigh and Morton Counties. There were three positive tests in Mercer County. Two people each from Burke and Williams County tested positive, and there was one positive test in Grand Forks, Pembina and Stutsman Counties.

There have been 95 total hospitalizations, with 31 people currently being hospitalized for the novel coronavirus.

There have been 559 recoveries and 25 deaths.  That leaves 682 active confirmed cases.