COVID-19 numbers continue to rise

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — COVID-19 cases number are continuing to rise.

As of 3 p.m. Thursday, COVID-19 cases in the state had risen to 41,379, with 3,789 deaths and 8,342 recoveries.

In southwest Michigan, Berrien County reported 249 confirmed positive cases and 15 deaths due to COVID-19. The county also reported an additional 169 presumed positive cases and 179 recoveries.

Cass County reported 31 cases, two deaths and three recoveries.

Van Buren County reported 49 cases, 2 deaths and eight recoveries.