LANSING — Michigan will lift all indoor capacity restrictions and mask requirements next week, 10 days sooner than planned amid vaccinations and plummeting COVID-19 infections, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Thursday.
The Ottawa County health department reported Thursday that there have been 24 new cases of the virus and three deaths related to COVID-19 since its last report on Monday.
Michigan's top health official says long-term care facilities are accurately reporting the number of coronavirus-related deaths, amid questions over whether the tally is low.
The State of Michigan on Thursday reported 1,372 additional cases of COVID-19, and 74 deaths attributed to the virus. Of those deaths, 61 were identified during a Vital Records search.
Anyone in Michigan who is fully vaccinated against COVID-19 does not need to wear a mask indoors or outdoors, according to a news release from the office of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday.
WASHINGTON — In a move to send the country back toward pre-pandemic life, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday eased indoor mask-wearing guidance for fully vaccinated people, allowing them to safely stop wearing masks inside in most places.
LANSING — Michigan on Monday surpassed a 55 percent COVID-19 vaccination rate, reaching a milestone that will lead to the automatic easing of in-person work restrictions in two weeks.
Gov. Whitmer on Thursday announced a plan to tie the lifting of coronavirus restrictions to Michigan's vaccination rate, setting specific benchmarks that must be reached to return to normal.
The CDC said Tuesday that fully vaccinated Americans don't need to cover their faces anymore outdoors, unless they are in a big crowd of strangers.
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