North Dakota records 431 positive tests for the coronavirus

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota officials confirmed 431 new positive cases of the coronavirus, after more than 8,500 tests in the last day.

The cases included 90 in Burleigh County, 87 in Cass County, 42 in Morton County, 38 in Stutsman County and 35 in Stark County. The report listed one new death, a woman in her 60s from Benson County with underlying health conditions.

A total of 168 people have died since the pandemic began. There have been 482 cases per 100,000 people in North Dakota over the past two weeks, which ranks first in the country for new cases per capita, according to the COVID Tracking Project.

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