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World North Dakota, Wisconsin and Missouri Report Most COVID Infections Since Start of Pandemic

12:47  18 september  2020
12:47  18 september  2020 Source:   newsweek.com

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Over the last 14 days, the states of Missouri , North Dakota and Wisconsin have had their highest-ever averages of new COVID -19 cases, marking a surge in three red states that initially experienced low case numbers early into the epidemic. As of Wednesday, Missouri had a 14-day average of 1

4: Wisconsin started reporting probable cases at the county level. The tallies on this page include probable and confirmed cases and deaths. Read more about the methodology and download county-level data for coronavirus cases in the United States from The New York Times on GitHub.

An illustration of COVID-19 viruses in the U.S. shown under a magnifying glass. © Denis_prof/Getty An illustration of COVID-19 viruses in the U.S. shown under a magnifying glass.

Over the last 14 days, the states of Missouri, North Dakota and Wisconsin have had their highest-ever averages of new COVID-19 cases, marking a surge in three red states that initially experienced low case numbers early into the epidemic.

As of Wednesday, Missouri had a 14-day average of 1,419 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases a day, North Dakota had a 14-day average of 295 new cases a day and Wisconsin had a 14-day average of 1,160 new cases a day.

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In data for North Dakota , the Times primarily relies on reports from the state. North Dakota typically releases new data each day. Read more about the methodology and download county-level data for coronavirus cases in the United States from The New York Times on GitHub.

The global COVID -19 pandemic struck the U.S. state of Wisconsin in early February 2020. As of September 21, 2020, Wisconsin public health authorities reported 1,271 cases of COVID -19

A White House "red zone" report released last week listed Missouri as the fourth highest state in the country for having 100 new COVID-19 cases per 100,000 state residents, according to KMIZ-TV. The report also listed Missouri's coronavirus positivity rate as the seventh highest in the nation with over 60 percent of all Missouri counties reporting moderate or high levels of community transmission.

The Missouri Hospital Association also reported three of the state's four highest-ever days for coronavirus-related hospitalizations last week.

Missouri is currently hosting Bikefest Lake of the Ozarks, a long weekend event that's expected to draw 125,000 people to several counties with the highest COVID-19 transmission rates. The event has some worried residents that it may create a new spike of infections similar to the 260,000 cases connected to the recent Sturgis Bike Rally held in South Dakota during early August.

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Just as much of the US was improving, 10 states are seeing their highest seven-day average of new coronavirus cases per day since the pandemic Texas also reported a record-high number of daily Covid -19 hospitalizations on Monday, with 2,326. Los Angeles County, which accounts for almost half

Wisconsin Wyoming. As of Friday morning, there have been at least 17,686 cases and 193 deaths in South Dakota since the beginning of the pandemic , according to a New York Times database. Reported cases and deaths by county. This table is sorted by places with the most cases per 100 Read more about the methodology and download county-level data for coronavirus cases in the

Newsweek contacted Bikefest Lake of the Ozarks for comment.

While North Dakota Republican Governor Doug Burgum had declared a state of emergency and urged residents to wear facemasks early on into the epidemic, the state has never implemented a statewide mandatory mask mandate.

On Wednesday, the Associated Press reported that a statewide educational campaign to persuade North Dakotans to wear masks and socially distance hadn't begun, even though the state had received $1.8 million in federal coronavirus funds for the campaign about a month ago.

On Thursday, Democratic North Dakota gubernatorial candidate Shelley Lenz unveiled her own COVID-19 response plan which included a mandatory facemask order and restrictions on indoor gatherings. She used the plan as a way to contrast her to Burgum, her political opponent.

On Tuesday, The New York Times revealed that Wisconsin has eight cities where COVID-19 cases are rising at an alarming rate. The publication placed those cities on a list of the 20 U.S. cities with the fastest increase of new coronavirus cases.

On Thursday, Republican President Donald Trump held a campaign rally in Wisconsin's Marathon County, a county that has seen a significant increase in cases in the past two weeks, according to the state's health department. Trump's rallies often feature maskless attendees not socially distancing.

Also, 42 players and staff associated with the Wisconsin football team have recently tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Associated Press. The team is part of the Big Ten Conference expected to resume games soon despite initially choosing not to due to the epidemic.

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