Hinds County reported 686 additional COVID-19 cases this week


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Dr. Alan Jones, associate vice chancellor for clinical affairs and COVID-19 clinical response leader, holds a face mask as he answers questions about the spread of the omicron variant during a news briefing at the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Medicine in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022.

New coronavirus cases leaped in Mississippi in the week ending Sunday, rising 36.1% as 7,730 cases were reported. The previous week had 5,680 new cases of the virus that causes .

Mississippi ranked seventh among the states where coronavirus was spreading the fastest on a per-person basis, a USA TODAY Network analysis of Johns Hopkins University data shows.

In the latest week coronavirus…

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