I keep reading that there's been a surge of Covid-19 cases in the Dakotas. I would expect that — a surge in cases —for any number of reasons.
But I keep looking for change in stats regarding "deaths / million population" and I'm not seeing it.
Remember: we're well past the 14-day quarantine period following the Sturgis Rally, August 6 - August 17, 2020. Way past the quarantine period. We're a full month out.
These are the "deaths / million population" stats:
North Dakota and South Dakota: