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Giles County increased to 14 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of 2 p.m. today, June 5, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website,

Eleven of those confirmed cases have now recovered.

In today’s update on, negative tests rose to 1,082, up from 1,081.

Test results in Tennessee counties contiguous to Giles are: Lawrence — 35 positive, 1,562 negative, 22 recovered; Lincoln — 30 positive, 1,315 negative, 22 recovered; Marshall — 34 positive, 1,098 negative, 26 recovered, one fatality; and Maury — 108 positive, 3,142 negative, 72 recovered, one fatality.

As of 2 p.m. today, Tennessee has reported 25,520 positive tests, 456,652 negative tests, 408 fatalities and 16,925 recovered.

According to Johns Hopkins University, the United States has 1,886,555 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 108,708 deaths.

Globally, JHU reports 6,703,686 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 393,383 deaths.

—Staff Reports

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