North Dakota COVID-19 daily positivity rate drops below two percent

BISMARCK, N.D. — On Thursday, the North Dakota Department of Health reported 91 new positive cases of COVID-19 and a daily positivity rate of 1.74%.

Active cases rose by four to 706. 83 additional people have recovered from the virus; 97,747 have recovered so far.

25 people are currently hospitalized, down three from Wednesday. Four of those patients are currently in the intensive care unit.


graphic courtesy: ND DoH, via Twitter

The following counties have recorded new positive cases:

  • Cass County (Fargo) – 21 cases
  • Burleigh County (Bismarck) – 21 cases
  • Grand Forks County (Grand Forks) – nine cases
  • Ward County (Minot) – seven cases
  • Williams County (Williston) – two cases

One new death was reported on Thursday, bringing the states death toll to 1,441 since the pandemic began.

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