Various government, school and health services representing Minot and Ward County will discuss the response to the COVID-19 outbreak during a joint 2:00 p.m. news conference in Minot. You can watch the streaming event live on the KX News website.
To date, Ward County has 140 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Mountrail County has 161, McLean County has 129, Burke has 24 and McHenry county has 28 cases.
Statewide, there are a total of 10,229 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since testing began, and 1,681 active cases statewide as of August 24.
138 North Dakotans have died as a result of the virus.