A sharp jump in COVID-19 numbers for North Dakota Tuesday.
The state department of health reporting an additional 243 cases of the virus, including 76 in Cass County,
Three new deaths, a woman in her 60s from Cass County, a man in his 60s from Stutsman County and a man in his 70s from Walsh County, were also reported.
The daily positivity rate jumped to 8.16%, while active cases in ND also jumped by 67 to 1,071. Hospitalizations also jumped by five to 40 state wide.
So far, 269,725 North Dakotans have received at least one dose of a Coronavirus vaccine, while 509,781 total shots have been administered.