By Sara Powers

(CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced 29,267 coronavirus cases in the state and an additional 78 deaths this week.

This brings the state total of COVID-19 cases to 2,501,863 and 36,218 deaths as of May 18.

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Here is how data is being updated:

  • Case and death data will be updated once per week on Wednesdays.
  • Case and death data will be inclusive of both confirmed and probable cases and deaths.
  • The cumulative county COVID-19 case rate map has been replaced with a map of the CDC COVID-19 community levels and will be refreshed on Fridays.
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For the latest numbers, visit here.

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