Michigan Reports 129 New COVID-19 Cases, 17 Deaths
Michigan is reporting 129 new cases of the coronavirus and 17 additional COVID-19 deaths.
Michigan now has 58,999 total confirmed coronavirus cases and 5,673 COVID-19 deaths.
The state updates these numbers every day at 3 p.m.
Sunday the state was at 58,870 confirmed cases with 5,656 deaths.
The state is now providing weekly updates on the number of people who have recovered from COVID-19. These numbers will be updated every Saturday.
As of June 5, 42,041 are being reported as recovered in Michigan.
The state defines ‘recovered’ as the number of persons with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis who are alive 30 days post-onset (or referral date if onset is not available).
It’s a new day in Michigan.
The entire state is now in a new phase in fighting the coronavirus crisis.
While northern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula are preparing to go into a new phase themselves.
All of Michigan is now officially in phase 4 of Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s six phase roadmap plan to reopen.
But most counties in our area and all of the U.P. have been in phase 4 for several weeks now.
Those areas will be bumped up to phase 5 Wednesday.
New Zealand is reporting zero active coronavirus cases for the first time since late February.
It has been 17 days since the last new case was reported in New Zealand.
The country has been praised for its early action and strict measures to battle the coronavirus.
New Zealand’s prime minister is also easing all domestic restrictions.
She says the country will most certainly see a new case again, but it’s focused on being prepared for them.
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