Covid 19 update_1The Indiana Department of Health Sunday announced that 1,579 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 134,981 the total number of Indiana residents known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.

Marshall County had 20 new positive cases and 117 new individuals tested.  We have 1157 positive cases and the 7-day positivity rate of all tests is 2.2%.  The 7-day positivity rate for unique individuals is 11.8%.

A total of 3,562 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of seven from the previous day. Another 227 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by the state and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 1,486,182 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 1,474,639 on Saturday. A total of 2,336,228 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26.

To find testing sites around the state, visit and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.