Experts told Newsweek the U.S. has tripped up at arguably the most important hurdle of vaccine development: getting shots into people's arms.
North and South Dakota are among the states that have administered the most number of vaccinations in the country so far.
The handwritten letters were delivered to homes in the Highland Acres area of Bismarck.
"I'd rather have a president that has more than one day to prepare," Senator Kevin Kramer of North Dakota said Sunday.
South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem continues to resist widespread public calls for increased mitigation protocols—despite skyrocketing COVID-19 cases reported throughout the state.
North Dakota currently has the highest daily mortality rate—18.2 deaths per 1 million people—of any domestic state or country, according to a recent analysis.
GOP Governor Doug Burgum said religious services were a "common sense" exception while announcing a new state-wide mask requirement Friday night.
GOP Governor Doug Burgum announced the state has amended an order so infected but asymptomatic health-care workers can continue working due to a major shortage of staffing in hospitals.
North Dakota has reported the most number of cases and deaths per capita among states in the last seven days, according to the CDC.
Millions of Americans are set to cast their votes against the backdrop of 231,000 people having died from COVID-19.
North Dakota reported the highest number of deaths per capita in the last seven days, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The White House coronavirus task force member said mask usage in Bismarck was the worst she had seen in 40 states she had visited.
The number of coronavirus patients in hospital has been rising in several states, including Texas, Utah and Wisconsin.
Weekly new cases in the U.S. have been rising since late September, according to data from the World Health Organization.
If David Andahl posthumously wins the election, the state's Republican Party will be allowed to choose a substitution.
A total of 370 North Dakotans have died as a result of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic.
Several states in the Midwest of the country, including North and South Dakota, have reported the highest number of infections per capita in the last week.
The state reported 475 new confirmed cases on Monday but there are only 260 hospital beds available in North Dakota.
The state currently has 3,661 active coronavirus cases, health department figures show, with a total of 100 deaths reported in September.
North Dakota also has the highest rate of infection per capita out of any state in the nation.
Around 70 percent of students have not been tested, despite making up a large proportion of new cases, the state's contract tracing administrator has said.
Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota, Hawaii and Virginia are among the states where new COVID-19 deaths have increased in recent weeks.
New infections were reported to have increased in Wisconsin, Utah, Tennessee, North Dakota and South Dakota in recent weeks.
North Dakota has also recorded more COVID-19 deaths in September than any other month.
New COVID-19 infections have been on the rise in North Dakota since mid-July, according to the state health department.
North Dakota health officials confirmed a new record for active coronavirus cases in the state on Monday, making it the highest rate of infections of any state in the country over this period.
The three states have experienced their highest ever 14-day averages of new cases: Here are the latest developments in each state.