- News Staff
NC COVID-19 Updates
By: Eris Lowdermilk
An update from NC Governor Roy Cooper on Sunday, Nov 15 states that reports from The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services on the previous day reported 3,885 new COVID-19 cases, which is higher than the 1,779 new cases reported on Friday, and 2,893 on Thursday. Saturday’s evidence of cases set a single-day record in North Carolina. The previous record of the highest cases was 3,119 cases, reported on Wednesday.
According to health officials, 309,118 people in North Carolina have tested positive for COVID-19, and 4,756 have died. 36 people died from COVID just on Saturday, Nov 13.
These numbers will most likely increase as winter approaches.
Aldridge, Bailey. (2020, November 15). Coronavirus live updates: Here’s what to know in North Carolina on Nov. 15. The News & Observer. https://www.newsobserver.com/news/coronavirus/article247200046.html