People in Michigan who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 don't need to wear a mask any longer, and people who aren't vaccinated don't have to wear one outdoors, officials said Friday.
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.
Ottawa County continues to be Michigan’s fastest-growing county, according to the 2020 county population estimates, which were recently released by the U.S. Census Bureau.
LANSING — Three of Michigan's 15 public universities have announced COVID-19 vaccine mandates, while others are evaluating plans or implementing other strategies to increase immunizations among students.
As Michigan’s tourism industry reels from more than a year of closing shop, tourism officials said they’re ready to turn the corner this summer, starting with National Travel and Tourism Week.
With warm weather on the horizon in Michigan, an ease in coronavirus restrictions announced Tuesday by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services means getting back to a sense of normalcy right in time for the summer months.
LANSING — Michigan House Republican lawmakers invited an avowed conspiracy theorist to testify at the Legislature on Thursday, giving a platform to someone who has shared false claims ranging from Bill Gates modifying mosquitos so they can inject people with vaccines to vaccinations causing …
Masks are no longer required at small outdoor weddings, graduation parties or other similar events, or while playing some youth sports, according to a new Michigan health department order set to take effect Thursday.
Restaurants and bars across Michigan that have been hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic can now register for aide from the federal Restaurant Revitalization Fund.
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen 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.
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.
LANSING — The former leader of Michigan’s health department confirmed he resigned after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer told him she wanted to go in a different direction, and it was her office’s idea to pursue what became a $155,000 deal that included a confidentiality clause.
LANSING (AP) — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday announced a plan to tie the lifting of coronavirus restrictions to Michigan's vaccination rate, setting four specific benchmarks that must be reached to return to normal.
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Tuesday that Detroit Tigers great Miguel Cabrera has volunteered to serve as a co-chairperson of the Protect Michigan Commission and help promote the state’s COVID-19 vaccination education efforts.
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.
DETROIT — Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine can be used again at immunization clinics around Michigan, state health officials announced Friday night.
Andrea Kanerva sat on the edge of the bed with her hair pulled up, exposing the ties of her blue hospital gown. Fuzzy green socks with white treads covered her feet.
CHICAGO — When COVID-19 halted the world a little more than a year ago, one group of people appeared to be particularly vulnerable to this new, little-understood coronavirus: the homeless.
As more Americans start commuting to work and hitting the roads after a year indoors, they’ll be returning to streets that have gotten deadlier.