Virus spreads; 10,325 active COVID-19 cases, 15 deaths, 1,615 new cases | Prairie Public Broadcasting

Virus spreads; 10,325 active COVID-19 cases, 15 deaths, 1,615 new cases

Nov 7, 2020

The state health department has confirmed 15 more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 628.

 

The patients were:

 

·        Man in his 80s from Burleigh County.

·        Man in his 70s from Bottineau County.

·        Man in his 80s from Bowman County.

·        Man in his 80s from Cass County.

·        Man in his 80s from Grand Forks County.

·        Woman in her 90s from Grand Forks County.

·        Woman in her 90s from Mercer County.

·        Woman in her 90s from Morton County.

·        Woman in her 80s from Stutsman County.

·        Man in his 80s from Stutsman County.

·        Man in his 90s from Stutsman County.

·        Woman in her 80s from Ward County.

·        Man in his 80s from Ward County.

·        Woman in her 70s from Ward County.

·        Woman in her 70s from Williams County. 

 

1,615 new individuals from 52 counties have also tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 53,204.

 

These results were from a pool of 10,187 tests for a daily positive rate of 16.87 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are: 

 

·        Adams County - 5

·        Barnes County - 10

·        Benson County – 13

·        Billings County - 1

·        Bottineau County – 14

·        Bowman County - 1

·        Burke County - 6

·        Burleigh County - 155

·        Cass County - 303

·        Cavalier County - 21

·        Dickey County – 11

·        Divide County – 5

·        Dunn County – 1

·        Eddy County – 37

·        Emmons County - 4

·        Foster County – 7

·        Golden Valley County – 1

·        Grand Forks County – 100

·        Grant County – 2

·        Griggs County – 14

·        Hettinger County - 2

·        Kidder County - 5

·        LaMoure County – 2

·        McHenry County – 21

·        McIntosh County – 2

·        McKenzie County - 11

·        McLean County - 11

·        Mercer County - 5

·        Morton County - 47

·        Mountrail County - 32

·        Nelson County – 12

·        Oliver County - 1

·        Pembina County - 29

·        Pierce County - 20

·        Ramsey County – 20

·        Ransom County - 4

·        Renville County - 7

·        Richland County - 31

·        Rolette County – 62

·        Sargent County – 9

·        Sheridan County - 2

·        Sioux County – 11

·        Slope County - 1

·        Stark County – 59

·        Steele County - 2

·        Stutsman County - 37

·        Towner County - 1

·        Traill County - 14

·        Walsh County - 59

·        Ward County – 300

·        Wells County - 9

·        Williams County – 76

 

933,398 total tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus. 307,971 unique individuals have been tested. 

 

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 240 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19, and 374 individuals are hospitalized with the virus. There have been 1,858 hospitalizations total.

 

Since yesterday 862 individuals have been confirmed as recovered, bringing the recovered total to 42,251. This leaves 10,325 active confirmed cases.