Michigan reported far fewer coronavirus cases in the week ending Sunday, adding almost 26,000 new cases. That’s down 11.3 percent from the previous week’s tally of more than 29,000 new cases of the virus that causes COVID-19.
St. Joseph County reported 52 cases and zero deaths in the latest week. A week earlier, it had reported 52 cases and one death. Throughout the pandemic it has reported 13,916 cases and 209 deaths.
Across Michigan, cases fell in 55 counties, with the biggest declines in Wayne, Macomb and Oakland counties.
The worst weekly outbreaks on a per-person basis were in Washtenaw and Schoolcraft counties.