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Even as the coronavirus continues its surge statewide, the Petoskey downtown is hopeful this weekend will remain a good one for local stores.

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The Petoskey Area Visitors Bureau said the summer travel season went better than the early projections at the start of the pandemic.


Northern Michigan has experienced the COVID-19 crisis differently than lower parts of the state. However, tourist communities approach another time of uncertainty as the weather begins to change.

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The Northwest Michigan health department has announced it will hold free COVID-19 drive through testing in Petoskey this weekend.

Families and friends that have succumbed to COVID-19 in northern Michigan will live on forever in the memories of those who loved them.



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