Both hospitalizations and deaths have trended downwards since a December peak and vaccine allocations have been increasing.
Capital Area Michigan Works! (CAMW!) and the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity will invest $2,249,780 in local businesses over the next year through the Going PRO Talent Fund.
Michigan officials have been found to be associated with militia groups and the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
City offices as well as the County Health Department and Capitol Area District Library will be closed to the public following the Monday evening snow storm.
Local vendors will be at the new "underground market" selling their products, and safety precautions have been put in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Slotkin addressed vaccinations, COVID-19 relief, economic and health security during her annual State of the District address Wednesday evening.
Khaldun, the chief medical executive of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, was named to the task force per a White House press release on Wednesday, Feb. 10.
According to the National Retail Foundation (NRF) and Proper Insights and Analytics 2021 Valentine’s Day spending survey, just 24% of respondents said they will celebrate this year by dining out, the lowest in the survey’s history.
“The State Legislature has not yet appropriated all the dollars of the federal government made available to Michigan, and we need them to take action,” Whitmer said.
In the week of Feb. 8, the department received 3,425 doses to be administered next week. The week prior, they had received 5,875 doses to be administered this week.
Families with pre-kindergarten through grade 12 students that qualify for free or reduced lunches will receive an estimated $77.06 or $127.53 monthly per child depending on the school's reopening status.
The East Lansing Human Rights Commission held a meeting with East Lansing Police Department's Chief Kim Johnson and Deputy Chief Steve Gonzalez, discussing policy revisions and the 2020 complaint summary.
Lynch said, "Our department should reflect the population of the community that it serves," and sees opportunities to do so at MSU.
Lt. Scot Sexton of the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) Investigations/Detective Bureau told The State News that ELPD is not in favor of serial killer Don Miller's release.
The order requires masks to be worn at all times during practices and competition, and if they cannot be worn then athletes should be regularly tested for COVID-19.