With nearly 1,000 new coronavirus cases reported in Michigan on Thursday, the state's total number of confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic has risen to 119,597.
The Ottawa County Department of Public Health reported 44 new cases of the coronavirus Wednesday, bringing the county's total case count to 3,316, with 2,028 recovered and 66 deaths.
There were 680 new cases of the coronavirus and 11 new deaths related to COVID-19 in Michigan on Wednesday, the state health department reported.
The state health department's daily report of coronavirus cases for Monday is delayed due to technical difficulties, the agency said on its website.
The state health department reported 758 new cases of the coronavirus in Michigan on Thursday, bringing the total confirmed case count to 99,958.
The National Weather Service has posted a beach hazards statement for Lake Michigan beaches in Ottawa, Mason, Oceana, Muskegon, Allegan and Van Buren Counties through Thursday afternoon.
The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy has declared Wednesday to be an Action Day for elevated levels of ozone in Ottawa, Muskegon, Kent, Allegan and Van Buren counties.
Here is the latest information on the coronavirus in Michigan, including the number of cases state offices report and other updates affecting West Michigan.
The Ottawa County Department of Public Health said Thursday there was another COVID-19-related death in the county. That brings the county's death toll to 59.
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday extended Michigan's coronavirus emergency through Sept. 4, enabling her to keep in place restrictions designed to curb the spread of COVID-19.
A warning for dangerous swimming conditions at Lake Michigan beaches in Ottawa and Muskegon counties is in effect through 11 p.m. Tuesday.
More than 700 new cases of the coronavirus were reported in Michigan on Friday, the third straight day the state's daily case count has hit that level.
While the state health department reported nearly 1,000 new cases of the coronavirus in Michigan on Wednesday, it noted that the number was inflated due to a backlog of test results added to the daily report.
The state health department reported an additional 669 coronavirus cases Tuesday, increasing Michigan's total number of confirmed cases to 79,176.