Eight students and one youth who attended an athletic camp at Northern State have tested positive for COVID-19. According to the South Dakota Department of Health all those infected are experiencing mild or no symptoms, but contact tracing and an investigation into more cases is ongoing. The camps in question include a volleyball camp July 20-21, a basketball camp July 23-24 and a soccer camp July 24th-26th. Campus activities will continue at Northern as normal for the time being. In a statement the University calls on individuals to do their part to help prevent spread of COVID-19 by wearing a mask and practicing good hygiene.