North Dakota has largest single-day rise in COVID-19 cases


BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Health officials in North Dakota announced the largest single-day increase in cases of the coronavirus.

The Department of Health said Wednesday 24 cases were reported in the past day, bringing the state total to 365 cases. Officials said 401 people have been screened since Tuesday bringing the total number tested in North Dakota to 11,317.

There have been nine deaths due to the coronavirus in the state but none were reported Wednesday.

Health officials say there are 36 coronavirus patients who were hospitalized on Wednesday.

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