As of noon, Monday, June 8, there are 43,050 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state according to the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) and 442,602 residents tested.
Additionally, there are 33,904 presumed recovered and 2,831 reported deaths in the state. 562 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized with 71 of those are on ventilators.
Natchitoches Parish positive cases total 177 with 2,247 tested and 13 deaths.
Sabine Parish positive cases total 51 with 1,339 tested and no deaths.
Vernon Parish positive cases total 37 with 1,976 residents tested and three deaths.
Nationwide totals are 1.99 million positive cases with 2529,000 presumed recovered and 112,000 deaths. According to the COVID Tracking Project 20.2 million people in the U.S. have been tested for the virus.
Globally, there are 6.8 million positive cases with 397,000 deaths.