UPDATE (4/2/2020): There are now 159 positive COVID-19 cases in North Dakota with 3 deaths, 28 hospitalized, and 43 recovered.

A.M. POSITIVE TEST RESULTS | March 31 at 3 p.m. – April 1 at 9 a.m.

· Woman in her 60s from Ward County, under investigation

· Man in his 50s from Ward County, under investigation

· Man in his 50s from Ward County, under investigation

· Man in his 70s from Stark County, community spread

· Man in his 60s from Stark County, community spread

· Man in his 60s from Grand Forks County, travel

· Woman in her 40s from Burke County, under investigation

· Female age 10-19 from Burke County, under investigation

· Man in his 20s from Burleigh County, under investigation

· Woman in her 20s from Burleigh County, under investigation

Since the first U.S. case of the coronavirus was identified in Washington state on Jan. 21, health officials have identified more than 200,000 cases across the United States and more than 5,000 deaths. By March 17, the virus had expanded its presence from several isolated clusters in Washington, New York and California to all 50 states and the District of Columbia.