70 new COVID-19 cases detected | Prairie Public Broadcasting

70 new COVID-19 cases detected

May 2, 2021

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 70 new individuals from 17 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 107,708.


These results were from a pool of 1,739 tests for a daily positive rate of 4.93 percent.


51 of those positives were PCR tests, and 19 were antigen tests.


The cases broken down by county are:




1,935,842 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 431,155 unique individuals have been tested.


42 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.


Since yesterday 153 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 105,184. This leaves 1,030 active confirmed cases.