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      Health officials advise not swimming above waist in Traverse City State Park

      The Grand Traverse County Health Department released Thursday that contact above the waist in the Traverse City State Park is not advised.

      The Grand Traverse County Health Department released Thursday that contact above the waist in the Traverse City State Park is not advised.

      Test results show elevated levels of E.coli, 368 ml, and is strongly suggesting not to submerge underwater.

      The E coli. levels do meet MDEQ standards for wading, fishing, and boating.

      Monitoring efforts will continue on a daily basis by the Environmental Health staff.