85th COVID-19 death in ND; 73 new cases | Prairie Public Broadcasting

85th COVID-19 death in ND; 73 new cases

Jul 8, 2020

One more North Dakotan has passed away with COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 85.

 

The patient was a woman in her 90s with underlying health conditions. She was from Cass County. 

 

Additionally, 73 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 3,917.

 

The results were from a pool of 3,669 tests for a daily positive rate of 2 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

  • Benson County - 4
  • Burleigh County - 20
  • Cass County – 15
  • Foster County – 2
  • Grand Forks County – 3
  • Logan County – 1
  • McHenry County – 1
  • McIntosh County – 1
  • McKenzie County – 1
  • Morton County – 7
  • Nelson County – 1
  • Pembina County – 2
  • Pierce County – 1
  • Ramsey County – 6
  • Sheridan County – 1
  • Sioux County – 3
  • Walsh County – 1
  • Williams County - 3

 

To date, 208,192 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 115,839 tests have been on unique individuals.

 

26 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19. There have been 252 hospitalizations total.

 

There have been 3,447 recoveries. This leaves 439 active confirmed cases.