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First case of COVID-19 confirmed in Michigan’s 106th district

The first case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Michigan’s 106th district. This area includes Presque Isle, Alpena, and Alcona counties. It also includes Iosco County, where the singular case has been confirmed.

State Representative Sue Allor, who represents the 106th district, is advising residents to remain vigilant but stay calm. “It’s definitely concerning to learn the first case of this virus has been confirmed in our community,” she said. “Every day, more and more positive cases are being identified, and it was only a matter of time before the virus would make its way here, too. I know it’s been difficult, but we will get through this together.”

The latest update of COVID-19 in Michigan showed 506 new cases and a total of 2,294 in the state.