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The latest coronavirus updates: Sunday, May 24, 2020

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Posted at 9:27 AM, May 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-24 15:28:35-04

(WXYZ) — All of the updates on the coronavirus and the incredible impact it's having on our lives can be hard to keep up with. To help you keep up, we'll post this daily blog on our homepage. You can find all of our stories on our coronavirus page.

This page will be updated as information is made available.

2:45 p.m.

Michigan now has 5,228 deaths and 54,679 positive cases of COVID-19, according to new numbers released by the state Saturday.

That's up 314 cases and 5 deaths compared to Saturday's numbers.

Over the last week, the percentage of positive cases has decreased. It's the third-lowest number of cases since March 2020, with the lowest number of cases reported on May 4.

33,168 people have recovered from the virus, the state said. Those numbers are updated every Saturday. More here.

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