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Fifteen deaths, 593new cases; active COVID-19 cases rise above 4,000

Oct 10, 2020

Fifteen more North Dakotans have passed away with the novel coronavirus, bringing the statewide death toll to 336.

 

The patients were:

 

·         Woman in her 80s from Benson County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Man in his 70s from Burleigh County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Woman in her 90s from Burleigh County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Man in his 100s from Burleigh County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Woman in her 90s from Burleigh County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Man in his 70s from Burleigh County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Woman in her 80s from Hettinger County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Woman in her 80s from McHenry County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Woman in her 90s from Morton County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Woman in her 80s from Morton County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Woman in her 70s from Mountrail County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Woman in her 100s from Stark County with underlying health conditions.  

·         Man in his 80s from Stark County with underlying health conditions. 

·         Man in his 70s from Ward County with underlying health conditions.  

.         Man in his 80s from Ward County with underlying health conditions.  

 

Additionally, 593 new individuals from 43 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 26,628.

 

These results were from a pool of 8,693 tests for a daily positive rate of 7.24 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

.         Adams County - 8 

·         Barnes County – 2 

·         Benson County – 3 

·         Bottineau County – 11 

·         Bowman County – 8 

·         Burleigh County - 55 

·         Cass County – 109 

·         Cavalier County - 1 

·         Dickey County – 2 

·         Divide County - 2 

·         Dunn County – 4 

·         Eddy County – 12 

·         Emmons County - 5 

·         Foster County - 1 

·         Golden Valley County - 5 

·         Grand Forks County – 48 

·         Grant County – 3 

·         Hettinger County – 1 

·         Kidder County – 2 

·         LaMoure County - 2 

·         McIntosh County - 4 

.         McKenzie County - 21 

·         McLean County - 14 

·         Mercer County - 26 

·         Morton County – 26 

·         Mountrail County – 10 

·         Nelson County - 1 

·         Oliver County – 2 

·         Pembina County - 1 

·         Ramsey County – 6 

·         Ransom County – 7 

·         Richland County - 5 

·         Rolette County – 9 

·         Sargent County - 2 

·         Sioux County - 6 

·         Stark County – 15 

·         Stutsman County – 15 

·         Towner County – 6 

·         Traill County - 7 

·         Walsh County - 3 

·         Ward County – 38 

·         Wells County - 2 

.         Williams County - 83

 

704,274 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 257,186 unique individuals have been tested. 

 

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 140 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19, and 219 individuals are hospitalized with the virus. There have been 1,062 hospitalizations total.

 

There have been 22,123 recoveries. This leaves 4,169 active confirmed cases.