Officials announce 17 new COVID-19 cases in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Health officials say 17 additional people have tested positive for COVID-19 in North Dakota.

The figures released Tuesday bring the the state total to 126 cases.  Eight of the new cases are in County, bringing to 31 the number of cases in the county that includes Fargo.

Burleigh County, which includes Bismarck, had a total of 30 cases, up one from Monday.

The virus is now present in 22 of North Dakota’s 53 counties. Health officials said 21 people were hospitalized on Tuesday, up two from the day prior.

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