Eight new COVID-19 cases confirmed Memorial Day | Prairie Public Broadcasting

Eight new COVID-19 cases confirmed Memorial Day

May 31, 2021

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 8 new individuals from  six counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 109,944.


These results were from a pool of 271 tests for a daily positive rate of 3.43 percent.


4 of those positives were PCR tests, and 4 were antigen tests.


The cases broken down by county are:




2,017,582 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 440,035 unique individuals have been tested.


34 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.


Since yesterday 39 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 108,037. This leaves 395 active confirmed cases.