City of Fargo to host COVID-19 health briefing


The City of Fargo will host a COVID-19 briefing beginning at 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 18. The briefing will feature updates from public health professionals and local health systems on the COVID-19 pandemic. Speakers will include:

  • Fargo Mayor Dr. Tim Mahoney
  • North Dakota Department of Health Field Epidemiologist Brenton Nesemeier
  • Sanford Health VP and Medical Officer Dr. Doug Griffin
  • Essentia Health Chief Medical Officer Dr. Rich Vetter

Interested parties are encouraged to watch the briefing via a livestream hosted on The City of Fargo’s Facebook and Twitter accounts, on the web at or via the Fargo Access Channel 56.