"I have not seen the obituaries be less than two pages since September. And it was not just ninety-five-year-olds. Every day, I was like, 'Oh, my God.'" For The New Yorker, Metropolitan author Atul Gawande's harrowing report from Ward County, North Dakota: https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2021/02/15/inside-the-worst-hit-county-in-the-worst-hit-state-in-the-worst-hit-country
When COVID-19 surged through a North Dakota community, a battle with the pandemic became a battle among its residents.