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At his weekly COVID-19 briefing, Governor Doug Burgum acknowledged the widespread community transmission of the virus as positivity rates from testing have increased.

He says as of tomorrow at 5pm, the risk level of 21 counties will officially advance.

Burgum says five counties will be upgraded from the “new normal” category.

"Cavalier, Griggs, Pierce, Ransom and Steele. Those are all moving up to the 'green,' or low risk level."          

Eight counties are being upgraded from the low risk level to the moderate risk level.

Death toll near 500; 1,222 new COVID-19 cases today

21 hours ago

The state health department has confirmed eleven more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 499.

 

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A Fargo Fire investigator is asking people not to be stubborn and to take the COVID-19 threat seriously.

Prairie Public reporter Todd McDonald has this story…

12 deaths, 781 new COVID-19 cases

Oct 28, 2020

The state health department has confirmed twelve more deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 488.

 

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15 deaths, nearly 900 new COVID-19 cases across the state

Oct 27, 2020

The state health department has confirmed fifteen additional deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 476.

 

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The state health department has confirmed five additional deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 461.

 

The patients were:

 

  • Man in his 70s from Burleigh County.
  • Man in his 70s from Cass County.
  • Man in his 80s from Ramsey County.
  • Man in his 30s from Sioux County.
  • Woman in her 80s from Williams County.

 

The state health department has confirmed eight additional deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 456.

 

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936 new COVID-19 cases, nine more deaths

Oct 24, 2020

The state health department has confirmed eight additional deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 448.

 

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Nine more deaths, 886 new COVID-19 cases

Oct 23, 2020

The state health department has confirmed nine additional deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 440.

 

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The state health department has confirmed nine additional deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the statewide death toll to 431.

 

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