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80 new COVID-19 cases; 2 deaths confirmed

Feb 6, 2021

The state health department has confirmed two more death related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,428.

 

Deaths are reported to the state health department by facilities or by official death record, and can take up to ten days to be confirmed. 

 

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 80 new individuals from 23 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 98,095.

 

4 new deaths; 91 new COVID-19 cases

Feb 5, 2021

The state health department has confirmed four more death related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,426.

 

The patients were: 

 

·                     Woman in her 80s from Cavalier County.  

·                     Man in his 80s from Grand Forks County.  

·                     Man in his 70s from Nelson County.  

·                     Woman in her 80s from Stutsman County.    

 

155 new COVID-19 cases confirmed

Feb 4, 2021

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 155 new individuals from 28 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 98,034.

 

These results were from a pool of 8,295 tests for a daily positive rate of 2.25 percent.

 

112 of those positives were PCR tests, and 43 were antigen tests.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

·         Barnes County – 2 

140 new COVID-19 cases confirmed

Feb 3, 2021

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 140 new individuals from 30 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 97,936.

 

These results were from a pool of 7,231 tests for a daily positive rate of 2.38 percent.

 

80 of those positives were PCR tests, and 60 were antigen tests.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

·         Adams County – 3  

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 139 new individuals from 25 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 97,798.

 

These results were from a pool of 5,047 tests for a daily positive rate of 3.36 percent.

 

78 of those positives were PCR tests, and 61 were antigen tests.

 

The cases broken down by county are:

 

ND health dept: vaccine administration is top priority

Feb 2, 2021

The immunization program coordinator with the North Dakota Department of Health is pleased with how the state’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout is progressing.

Molly Howell says in most areas of the state, residents aged 75 and older or 65 and older with two or more underlying health conditions are currently eligible to be vaccinated. But she says a site locator on the vaccine website can show not only where to get vaccinated, but which groups are currently being vaccinated in that area.

COVID-19 vaccine administration going well in ND

Feb 1, 2021

According to the state health department’s COVID-19 vaccine dashboard, doses of the shot are continuing to be distributed at an efficient pace.

Of just over 112,000 doses received, more than 105,000 have been administered.

Just over 19,000 additional doses have been received over the past week.

The dashboard lists 71,292 residents as having had their first dose of the vaccine. 25,656 residents have received both doses.

As of today, there are 397 enrolled provider sites approved to distribute the vaccine statewide.

State confirms 45 new COVID-19 cases

Feb 1, 2021

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 45 new individuals from 14 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 97,683.

 

These results were from a pool of 973 tests for a daily positive rate of 5.45 percent.

 

21 of those positives were PCR tests, and 24 were antigen tests.

 

The cases broken down by county are: 

 

Active COVID-19 cases drop below 1,000

Jan 31, 2021

According to the state health department’s coronavirus dashboard, 67 new individuals from 19 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 97,630.

 

These results were from a pool of 2,495 tests for a daily positive rate of 3.11 percent.

 

43 of those positives were PCR tests, and 24 were antigen tests.

 

The cases broken down by county are: 

 

 

  

 

105 new COVID-19 cases; three more deaths

Jan 30, 2021

The state health department has confirmed three more death related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,422.

 

Deaths are reported to the state health department by facilities or by official death record, and can take up to ten days to be confirmed. 

 

105 new individuals from 21 counties have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the new statewide positive total to 97,562.

 

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