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NORTH CAROLINA HUMAN RELATIONS COMMISSION: COVID-19 Case Count in North Carolina Last updated 11:00 a.m., April 8, 2020.
North Carolina Human Relations Commission issued the following announcement on April 8.Laboratory-Confirmed CasesDeathsCompleted TestsCurrently HospitalizedNumber of Counties3,4265342,98738690*Laboratory-Confirmed Cases reflect cases that were tested and returned positive, including the NC State Laboratory of Public Health and reporting hospital and commercial labs.
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