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ND COVID-19: 13 more deaths, 750 new cases

Nov 28, 2020

The state health department has confirmed 13 more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 915.

The patients were:

* Man in his 90s from Benson County.
* Man in his 40s from Cass County.
* Woman in her 50s from Cass County.
* Man in his 90s from Foster County.
* Woman in her 70s from Grand Forks County.
* Woman in her 80s from Grand Forks County.
* Man in his 90s from LaMoure County.
* Man in his 60s from McIntosh County.
* Man in his 60s from McLean County.
* Woman in her 90s from Walsh County.
* Man in his 90s from Ward County.
* Woman in her 60s from Ward County.
* Woman in her 60s from Ward County. 

750 new individuals from 46 counties have also tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 77,935.

These results were from a pool of 7,659 tests for a daily positive rate of 10.65 percent.

The cases broken down by county are:

·        Adams County - 6
·        Barnes County - 39
·        Benson County – 7
·        Billings County - 2
·        Bottineau County – 4
·        Bowman County – 2
·        Burke County - 2
·        Burleigh County - 92
·        Cass County - 135
·        Cavalier County – 11
·        Dickey County – 5
·        Divide County - 1
·        Dunn County – 3
·        Emmons County - 1
·        Foster County – 14
·        Golden Valley County - 3
·        Grand Forks County – 38
·        Griggs County - 2
·        Hettinger County - 8
·        Kidder County - 1
·        LaMoure County – 2
·        McHenry County – 6
·        McKenzie County - 4
·        McLean County – 8
·        Mercer County - 4
·        Morton County - 16
·        Mountrail County – 5
·        Nelson County – 2
·        Pembina County - 12
·        Pierce County - 9
·        Ramsey County – 6
·        Ransom County – 8
·        Renville County - 8
·        Richland County - 15
·        Rolette County – 54
·        Sargent County – 4
·        Sioux County - 13
·        Stark County – 44
·        Steele County - 5
·        Stutsman County – 13
·        Towner County - 6
·        Traill County - 6
·        Walsh County - 20
·        Ward County – 77
·        Wells County - 10
·        Williams County – 17

1,126,762 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 347,377 unique individuals have been tested.

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 317 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19, and 345 individuals are hospitalized with the virus. There have been 2,649 hospitalizations total.

Since yesterday 1,126 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 69,669. This leaves 7,351 active confirmed cases.