JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 586 new COVID-19 cases and 0 new deaths Monday, Oct. 19.
Monday's report includes totals from both Saturday and Sunday:
Saturday, Oct. 17 - 233 cases
Sunday, Oct. 18 - 353 cases
As of Monday, Oct. 19, there have been 110,592 total cases of the virus since mid-March, which is when the state reported its first case. There have been 3,171 total deaths.
The state health department estimates there have been 94,165 recoveries. The MSDH usually updates its estimated recoveries total once a week.
Gov. Tate Reeves is scheduled to hold a COVID-19 briefing at 2:30 p.m.