Michigan Coronavirus: There are now 5 positive COVID-19 cases in Marquette County

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MARQUETTE COUNTY, Mich. (WJMN) — Five people in Marquette County have tested positive for COVID-19.

The Marquette County Health Department says potential cases are being evaluated daily so the number is expected to rise.

To check out the latest numbers in Marquette County click here.

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