Coronavirus Information Center
Severe weather outlook South Dakota

Coronavirus Interactive map

Local News

We spoke to the state health department and said North Dakotans should avoid traveling to China, avoid touching their eyes, nose and mouth.

They also need to make sure they wash their hands for at least 20 seconds. It’s also important to disinfect other surfaces.

“Making sure that people are cleaning things, highly touched surfaces, I mean, their cell phones. Think about places where all of our cell phones have been,” said Michelle Dethloff, Epidemiology and Surveillance Manager.

“So, we talk about getting things directly from people, but people can contaminate surfaces in our environment and if someone else touches that and then touches their eyes, nose or mouth, that’s how we can get infected with germs and potentially get sick. So doing cleaning and disinfecting, does play a role in preventing illnesses.”

Click here for the interactive map.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Recent Videos

After the Whistle: Inside the Play

Amber's Monday Morning #OneMinuteForecast 1/18

Light & scattered snow today and tonight


After the Whistle: Jocelyn Julson

Plays of the week

Dickinson Gymnastics

Rapid testing at Minot schools

Recycling coming to Minot?

Healthcare workers give update

Turtle Mountain vaccine plan

Live art in Minot

Class B Basketball

High school hockey


College Track


Barriers to Justice

Meet the new City Manager

Comeback story

More Video

COVID Symptoms infographic

North Dakota Resources

North Dakota Resources

More Resources

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

KX News Trending Stories

Latest Stories

More Local News