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36 new deaths, 224 new cases of coronavirus reported in Michigan

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Posted at 3:00 PM, Jun 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-06 14:55:19-04

(WXYZ) — There are now 58,749 cases of coronavirus in Michigan and 5,652 deaths from COVID-19, according to new numbers released by the State of Michigan on Saturday.

That's up 36 deaths and 224 cases from the previous day.

More than 42,000 people have recovered from the virus, and that number will change on Saturday as the state updates the recovery total.

On Friday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer continued to open more of Michigan. Salons, spas, barbershops and other personal services can resume service on June 15. Also, regions 6 and 8 will move into Phase 5 of the MI Safe Start Plan on June 10, meaning gyms, movie theaters and more can open.

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