The North Dakota Department of Health Thursday morning confirmed 631 new cases of COVID-19 in the state during testing on September 22, bringing the total positives since testing began to 127,912.
The number of currently active COVID-19 cases in the state stands at 3,495 as of September 21, up 115 cases from September 21.
The last time active positives were this high was December 11, 2020, when 3,585 active cases were reported.
Active positives peaked on November 13, 2020, at 10,409. They declined to 120 by July 5, but have been steadily rising since then.
Of the 631 new positives on September 22:
121 were in Burleigh County129 were in Cass County35 were in Grand Forks County48 were in Stark County43 were in Morton County32