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Over 500 new COVID-19 cases; three more deaths

Oct 6, 2020

Three more North Dakotans have passed away with the novel coronavirus, bringing the statewide death toll to 280.

 

The patients were:

 

  • Man in his 70s from Rolette County with underlying health conditions. 
  • Woman in her 80s from Stark County with underlying health conditions.
  • Man in his 90s from Stark County with underlying health conditions.

 

Additionally, 503 new individuals from 47 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 24,364.

 

These results were from a pool of 6,103 tests for a daily positive rate of 8.69 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

  • Adams County – 2
  • Barnes County - 4
  • Benson County – 4
  • Billings County - 1
  • Bottineau County – 1
  • Bowman County - 4
  • Burke County - 1
  • Burleigh County - 102
  • Cass County – 81
  • Cavalier County - 1
  • Dickey County – 5
  • Divide County - 2
  • Dunn County – 1
  • Eddy County – 4
  • Emmons County – 6
  • Foster County - 2
  • Golden Valley County - 1
  • Grand Forks County – 22
  • Grant County – 1
  • Hettinger County – 1
  • LaMoure County – 4
  • Logan County - 1
  • McHenry County - 7
  • McIntosh County - 3
  • McKenzie County - 9
  • McLean County - 9
  • Mercer County - 6
  • Morton County – 25
  • Mountrail County – 14
  • Nelson County – 17
  • Oliver County – 1
  • Pembina County - 4
  • Ramsey County – 11
  • Ransom County – 1
  • Renville Count - 2
  • Richland County - 2
  • Rolette County – 10
  • Sargent County - 1
  • Sioux County - 1
  • Stark County – 24
  • Stutsman County – 12
  • Towner County - 5
  • Traill County – 1
  • Walsh County - 9
  • Ward County – 48
  • Wells County - 5
  • Williams County - 25

 

673,003 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 250,087 unique individuals have been tested. 

 

116 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19. There have been 968 hospitalizations total.

 

There have been 20,392 recoveries. This leaves 3,692 active confirmed cases.