Six COVID-19 deaths, including female aged 10-19; 531 new cases found | Prairie Public Broadcasting

Six COVID-19 deaths, including female aged 10-19; 531 new cases found

Oct 8, 2020

Six more North Dakotans have passed away with the novel coronavirus, bringing the statewide death toll to 310.

 

The patients were:

 

  • Woman in her 80s from Burleigh County with underlying health conditions.
  • Female age 10-19 from Mountrail County with underlying health conditions.
  • Woman in her 80s from Stark County with underlying health conditions.
  • Man in his 80s from Ward County with underlying health conditions.
  • Woman in her 90s from Ward County with underlying health conditions.
  • Man in his 50s from Ward County with underlying health conditions.

 

Additionally, 531 new individuals from 44 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 25,384.

 

These results were from a pool of 6,898 tests for a daily positive rate of 8.09 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

  • Adams County - 1
  • Barnes County – 2
  • Benson County - 3
  • Bottineau County – 6
  • Bowman County - 3
  • Burleigh County - 90
  • Cass County – 137
  • Cavalier County - 1
  • Dickey County – 1
  • Divide County - 3
  • Dunn County – 3
  • Eddy County – 1
  • Emmons County – 2
  • Golden Valley County - 10
  • Grand Forks County – 32
  • Hettinger County – 1
  • Kidder County - 1
  • LaMoure County – 3
  • Logan County - 8
  • McHenry County - 1
  • McIntosh County - 1
  • McKenzie County - 12
  • McLean County - 3
  • Mercer County - 7
  • Morton County – 20
  • Mountrail County – 9
  • Nelson County – 1
  • Oliver County – 4
  • Pembina County - 3
  • Ramsey County – 11
  • Ransom County – 1
  • Renville Count - 6
  • Richland County - 4
  • Rolette County – 4
  • Sargent County – 3
  • Sioux County - 1
  • Stark County – 49
  • Stutsman County - 9
  • Traill County – 2
  • Walsh County - 4
  • Ward County – 34
  • Wells County - 2
  • Williams County – 32

 

686,464 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 253,384 unique individuals have been tested. 

 

125 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19. There have been 1,016 hospitalizations total.

 

There have been 21,242 recoveries. This leaves 3,832 active confirmed cases.