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ND Health Dept: 1 more death, 71 new cases of COVID-19

Jun 6, 2020

One more individual has passed away with COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide death toll to 72.

 

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

 

The state health department has also confirmed 71 new cases of the novel coronavirus from a pool of 4,034 tests. The daily positive rate was 1.8 percent.

 

2,816 individuals have tested positive overall.

 

5 COVID-19 deaths, 40 new cases

Jun 5, 2020

Five more North Dakotans have passed away with COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 71.

The patients include a man in his 90s, a man in his 80s, a woman in her 80s and a woman in her 70s all from Cass County. They all had underlying health conditions. A man in his 60s from Grand Forks County also passed away.

Additionally, 40 new individuals tested positive for the novel coronavirus out of a pool of 2,624 tests for a positive rate of 1.5 percent.

The state health department has confirmed 27 additional cases of COVID-19 in North Dakota.

The positive cases came from a pool of 3,569 tests for a positive rate of 0.8 percent.

The positives were from seven counties. Cass County had 20 positive cases, while Burleigh County had two. Barnes, Bottineau, Mountrail, Richland and Sargent Counties each had one new case.

There have been 2,706 positive cases overall.

One more individual has passed away with COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide death toll to 66.

The patient was a man in his 70s from Cass County. He had underlying health conditions.

The state health department has confirmed 33 new positive cases of the novel coronavirus. The new positives are from a pool of 2,626 tests for a positive rate of 1.3 percent.

Former UND interim President Joshua Wynne believes it will be safe to bring students back to campus this fall.

After spring break in March, all classes became online, because of the coronavirus. All North Dakota public campuses did the same.

The Board of Higher Education has voted to allow the campuses to reopen for fall semester.

But Wynne said it won’t be the same as it was. He said it will involve mitigation strategies, as the campus prepares.

ND Health Dept: 4 more COVID-19 deaths, 22 new cases

Jun 2, 2020

Four more North Dakotans have passed away with COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 65.

 

All the patients were from Cass County and had underlying health conditions. They include a woman in her 60s, a woman in her 90s, a woman in her 80s and a man in his 90s.

 

Additionally 22 new cases of the novel coronavirus were detected in five North Dakota counties. 18 of the new cases were in Cass County. Burleigh, Dickey, Mountraill and Ward Counties each had one new case. 

 

ND Health Dept: 48 new COVID-19 cases

Jun 1, 2020

48 new individuals from eight North Dakota counties have been confirmed to have COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide positive total to 2,625.

The positive results were from a pool of 2,378 tests for a positive rate of 2 percent.

40 of the cases were from Cass County. Two of the cases were from Grand Forks County. Barnes, Burleigh, Ransom, Stutsman, Traill and Walsh Counties each had one new case.

In all, 97,111 tests have been administered for the novel coronavirus in North Dakota. 73,301 tests have been on unique individuals.

One more individual has passed away with COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide coronavirus pandemic death toll to 61.

 

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

 

Additionally, 23 more individuals from four North Dakota counties tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The positives were from a pool of 2,084 tests for a positive rate of 1.1 percent.

 

ND COVID-19: death toll now 60; 34 new cases

May 30, 2020

The statewide death toll of the COVID-19 pandemic in North Dakota is now 60 after one more individual has passed away with the novel coronavirus.

The patient was a man in his 60s from Cass County. He had underlying health conditions.

The state health department has confirmed an additional 34 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, for a statewide positive total of 2,552.

24 of the new cases were from Cass County. Grand Forks County and Renvill County each had two new cases. Burleigh, McKenzie, Richland, Stustman, Traill and Williams Counties each had one new case.

At his COVID-19 pandemic briefing on Friday, Governor Doug Burgum announced that North Dakota is ready to move to its next phase of reopening its economy.

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