Statement regarding positive COVID-19 cases

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The South Dakota Department of Health has confirmed that several NSU students have tested positive for COVID-19.

At least one person who has tested positive for COVID-19 attended these youth girls' athletic camps:

  1. Volleyball camp at Northern on July 20-21
  2. Basketball camp at Northern on July 23-24
  3. Soccer camp held July 24-26

Any individuals classified as close contacts will be notified by the S.D. Department of Health. We encourage everyone to continue with individual precautions that slow the spread of COVID-19, including wearing masks and practicing good hand hygiene. If you or anyone you know develops any symptoms of COVID-19, please immediately contact your healthcare provider. We continue to work with our healthcare providers and the Department of Health and will continue to provide updates at