Michigan reports 293 new COVID-19 cases, 56 deaths

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Posted at 2:03 PM, Jun 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-08 14:04:00-04

(WXYZ) — There have been 891,057 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 19,432 confirmed deaths in Michigan, the state reported Tuesday.

That's up 293 cases and 56 deaths from Monday.

As of June 5, 837,864 people have recovered from the virus.

On June 1, the state of Michigan further loosened COVID-19 restrictions.

The state lifted all capacity limits for outdoor gatherings, as well as all capacity limits at residential gatherings.

The capacity limits at indoor establishments were raised to 50% And social gatherings are now be regulated only by the venue. This means rules for an indoor wedding or conference will be set by the establishment hosting the event.

The state also lifted the curfew on bars and restaurants. This means they can remain open until 2 a.m. and 24 hour facilities can resume their full operating hours.

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