corona virus updateThe Indiana Department of Health Sunday announced that 6,844 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at the state and private laboratories. That brings to 251,597 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.

In Marshall County there were 59 new positive cases of the coronavirus.  The death total remains at 34.  167 new tests were taken bringing the total tested to 16,051.  The 7-day positivity rate of all tests is 7.8% and the 7-day positivity rate of unique individuals is 31.7%

A total of 4,660 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 22 from the previous day. Another 250 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, 1,938,289 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 1,917,951 on Saturday. A total of 3,536,082 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