No new COVID-19 cases in Delta County for second day

ESCANABA — As of Wednesday, the U.P. had 16,239 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (an increase of 11 cases in 24 hours), 3,966 probable cases, 379 deaths (unchanged) and 91 probable deaths linked to the disease, according to state officials.

The figure does not include prisoners in the Michigan Department of Corrections.

According to the state’s county-by-county count issued Wednesday, Delta County had a total of 2,639 confirmed COVID-19 cases (unchanged), 469 probable cases, 65 deaths and 19 probable deaths; Menominee County had 1,608 confirmed cases (up one case), 260 probable cases, 35 deaths and two probable deaths; Schoolcraft County had 229 confirmed cases (unchanged), 28 probable cases, four deaths and one probable death.

Elsewhere in the peninsula, Alger County had 276 confirmed cases, 155 probable cases, one deaths and two probable deaths; Baraga County had 501 confirmed cases, 98 probable cases and 32 deaths; Chippewa County had 709 confirmed cases, 1,010 probable cases, 21 deaths and four probable deaths; Dickinson County had 2,119 confirmed cases, 236 probable cases, 55 deaths and 14 probable deaths; Gogebic County had 910 confirmed cases, 336 probable cases, 18 deaths and 28 probable deaths; Houghton County had 2,068 confirmed cases, 508 probable cases, 32 deaths and eight probable deaths; Iron County had 864 confirmed cases, 62 probable cases, 39 deaths and nine probable deaths; Keweenaw County had 108 confirmed cases, 27 probable cases, one death and one probable death; Luce County had 132 confirmed cases, 82 probable cases and one probable deaths; Mackinac County had 280 confirmed cases, 151 probable cases and three deaths; Marquette County had 3,440 confirmed cases, 492 probable cases, 54 deaths and one probable death; and Ontonagon County had 356 confirmed cases, 52 probable cases, 19 deaths and one probable death.

The state does not include infections or deaths within the Michigan Department of Corrections system in county-by-county counts, however, as of Wednesday, the MDOC had had 23,727 confirmed cases, 786 probable cases, 146 deaths and three probable deaths.


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