90 new cases of COVID-19 in ND; 68 in Grand Forks County alone | Prairie Public Broadcasting

90 new cases of COVID-19 in ND; 68 in Grand Forks County alone

Apr 18, 2020

90 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 528.

This is a new daily high for positive tests in the state. Yesterday's high was 46.

The cases broken down by county are:

Barnes County - 1 case
Burleigh County - 4 cases
Cass County - 16 cases
Grand Forks County - 68 cases
Williams County - 1 case

A total of 12,963 tests have been administered in North Dakota. 621 tests were performed yesterday. A drive by testing site for employees and families of LM Wind Power took place in Grand Forks County, where hundreds of individuals were tested.

To date there have been 47 hospitalizations for the novel coronavirus, 13 of whom are currently hospitalized.

There have been 183 recoveries and nine deaths.