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ND COVID-19: 42 new infections, low trend continues

Jun 17, 2020

42 new individuals in nine counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive total to 3,166.

The results are from a pool of 4,419 tests for a positive rate of 1 percent.

The cases broken down by county are:

Advocates for residents of long term care facilities have been asking state officials to tweak some of the provisions outlined in the plan to allow more family visitation, as well as social gatherings inside the facilities.

Those were restricted because of the coronavirus.

Most of the facilities are in “phase one” of the reopening plan, meaning family members can make outside visits to residents.

Burgum: confident, but urging caution

Jun 16, 2020

Governor Doug Burgum says he is feeling positive and optimistic about the state of the COVID-19 pandemic in North Dakota - but also urges vigilance against the virus.

23 new COVID-19 infections; 330 active cases

Jun 16, 2020

23 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive total to 3,124.

The results were from a pool of 1,797 tests for a positive rate of 1.3 percent.

Burleigh and Cass Counties each had nine new cases. Grand Forks, McLean, Morton, Random and Walsh Counties all had one new case apiece.

In total, 135,691 tests have been administered. 88,651 tests have been done on unique individuals.

26 people are currently hospitalized. There have been 200 hospitalizations overall.

22 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive total to 3,101.

The positive test results came from a pool of 2,025 people tested for a positive rate of 1.1 percent

There were 15 cases in Cass County. Burleigh, Grand Forks and Morton Counties each had two new cases. There was one new case in Sioux County.

In all, 133,896 tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus in the state. 87,776 of those tests were on unique individuals.

22 new COVID-19 cases in ND; infection rate remaining low

Jun 14, 2020

22 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive total to 3,080.

 

The new cases were from a pool of 2,086 tests for a positive rate of 1.1 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

42 new cases of novel coronavirus in ND

Jun 13, 2020

42 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive total to 3,058.

 

The new cases were from a pool of 3,310 tests for a positive rate of 1.3 percent.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

36 new cases of COVID-19 in ND

Jun 12, 2020

36 new individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive count to 3,016.

 

22 new cases were detected in Cass County, and six were in Burleigh County. Grand Forks and LaMoure Counties each had two new cases. McLean, Morton and Sioux Counties each had one new case.

 

The positive cases were from a pool of 3,410 tests for a daily positive rate of 1.1 percent.

 

Gove. Doug Burgum said the idea of state employees working remotely will likely continue, even after the coronavirus pandemic eases.

Many state employees had to work from home. Burgum says there was a time of adjustment for that, but he says many of them liked it, and they may have been more productive away from the office.

One more North Dakotan has passed away with COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 74.

The patient was a woman in her 70s from Cass County. She had underlying health conditions.

Additionally, 39 new cases of the novel coronavirus have been detected in the state. The cases were from a pool of 3,375 tests for a daily positive rate of 1.2 percent.

26 of the new cases were from Cass County. Burleigh and McKenzie Counties each had three new cases. Dickey, Morton, Ransom, Richland, Traill, Ward and Williams Counties each had one new cases.

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