Various government, school and health services representing Minot and Ward County will discuss the response to the COVID-19 outbreak during a joint 2:30 p.m. news conference in Minot. You can watch the streaming event live on the KX News website.
To date, Ward County has 21 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Mountrail County has 35, McLean County has 3, Burke has 3 and McHenry county has 1 case.
Statewide, there are 991 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
19 people have died as a result of the virus.