Apr. 3—The Mississippi State Department of Health on Saturday reported 290 additional cases of COVID-19 and four new deaths.
In Northeast Mississippi, Marshall County reported one additional death.
The statewide total number of coronavirus cases since March 11, 2020 is now 305,991 with a death toll of 7,055. As of this week, around 292,872 people are presumed recovered from the virus.
The seven-day moving average for new COVID-19 cases in Mississippi is seven per 100,000 people. In Mississippi's 1st Congressional District, the seven-day moving average is eight per 100,000 people.
MSDH also reported 15 ongoing outbreaks in long-term care facilities.
North Mississippi Health Services reported nine positive inpatients and 21,278 positive outpatients, as of April 2.
Case totals by county: