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65 new COVID-19 infections in ND

Jul 3, 2020

65 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 3,722.

 

The results were from a pool of 4,639 tests for a daily positive rate of 1.4 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

State health department: 43 new COVID-19 infections

Jul 2, 2020

43 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 3,657.

The results were from a pool of 3,625 tests for a daily positive rate of 1.2 percent.

There were 17 new cases in Cass County, and 14 in Burleigh County. Three new cases were detected in Grand Forks County. Morton and Stark Counties each had two new cases, while Cavalier, McHenry, Traill, Walsh and Wells Counties each had one new case.

ND IT director talks 'telework,' cyber fraud

Jul 2, 2020

North Dakota’s Information Technology director said his department is using money from the CARES Act to buy equipment, as the state continues to move toward employees working remotely.

Telework expanded because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

IT director Shawn Riley told the Legislature’s interim Information Technology Committee his Department is spending $10.5 million on new equipment.

ND COVID-19 death toll reaches 80; 39 new cases

Jul 1, 2020

One more individual has passed away with COVID-19 in North Dakota. The statewide death toll now stands at 80.

 

The patient was a man in his 90s from Stark County. He had underlying health conditions.

 

39 new individuals have also tested positive for the novel coronavirus, bringing the statewide positive total to 3,615. The positive results were from a pool of 2,505 tests for a daily positive rate of 1.6 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

38 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive total to 3,576.

The results were from a pool of 1,709 tests for a daily positive rate of 2.2 percent.

There were 13 new cases detected in Cass County, ten in Morton County and nine in Burleigh County. Mountrail County had three new cases. Benson, Pierce and Walsh Counties each had one new case apiece.

A total of 182,283 tests for the novel coronavirus have been administered. 106,122 of those tests have been on unique individuals.

47 new COVID-19 infections in ND

Jun 29, 2020

47 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive total to 3,539.

The results were from a pool of 3,336 tests for a daily positive rate of 1.4 percent.

26 new cases were found in Cass County, and nine were found in Burleigh County. Morton and Sioux Counties each had three new cases, Grand Forks and Mountrail County each had two new cases, and Oliver and Ward Counties each one new case apiece.

A total of 180,588 tests have been completed, with 105,691 tests being done on unique individuals.

North Dakota’s Commerce Department is launching the Economic Resiliency Grant program.

It’s being funded by $69 million from the federal CARES Act.

State Commerce director Michelle Kommer said the federal government did make a number of programs available – the Paycheck Protection Act and economic injury disaster loans. And Kommer said over the past several weeks, Commerce has been listening to businesses, and asking what they need.

ND COVID-19: death toll reaches 79; 37 new infections

Jun 28, 2020

Another North Dakotan has passed away with COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 79.

The patient was a woman in her 80s from Cass County. She had underlying health conditions.

Additionally, 37 new individuals have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the state. The positives were from a pool of 3,227 tests for a daily positive rate of 1.1 percent.

The new statewide positive total is 3,495.

State health department confirms 38 new cases of COVID-19

Jun 27, 2020

38 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive total to 3,458.

The results are from a pool of 4,163 tests for a daily positive rate of 0.9 percent.

12 cases were detected in Cass County, and 11 cases were found in Burleigh County. Morton County had four cases, Grand Forks County had three cases and LaMoure County had two cases. Barnes, Ransom, Sioux, Traill, Walsh and Ward Counties each had one new case apiece.

29 new coronavirus cases; active cases at 253

Jun 26, 2020

29 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 3,421.

The results were from a pool of 4,411 tests for a positive rate of 0.7 percent.

There were ten new cases in Cass County, six in Burleigh County and three in Grand Forks County. Ward County had two new cases. Hettinger, Morton, Mountrail, Sargent, Sioux, Stark, Stutsman and Williams Counties each had one new case.

In total, there have been 169,838 tests administered. 100,886 of those tests were on unique individuals.

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