Michigan hospitals have admitted 70 kids with COVID-19, the highest rate yet. While children still have better outcomes than older age groups do when infected, the trend is still sobering for many.
Students, staff, and faculty who plan to visit the University of Michigan-Dearborn campus this fall will need to show proof they have been vaccinated against COVID-19.
"What Rev. (Horace) Sheffield has done here, is taken trust in the institution of this community and reach out to them in a way the government could not do," Duggan said. "It is very impressive. I am going to have my team come out to see what he has done because clearly, he is succeeding."
"Our students should not be subjected to these asinine regulations that are not ethical, legally questionable and totally ineffective. Our students are not guinea pigs for the state of Michigan," she said.
Michigan nurses are begging lawmakers for help as they continue to work without proper PPE during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Michigan travelers can receive COVID-19 tests at some welcome centers and the Cherry Capital Airport this spring.
The country's worst outbreak of new COVID-19 infections is beginning to slow down after its seven-day average for new cases fell by more than 1,200 in a week. At its peak, 7,000 cases were being reported a day.
A Michigan mother who has COVID-19 is fighting for her life after delivering her baby early.
A couple of weeks after asking why there haven't been lockdowns during 'Covid 1 through 18,' the Michigan-born rocker told audiences on a Facebook live stream that he had tested positive for the virus.
A doctor with Beaumont said that less than .01% of hospitalized COVID-19 patients are fully vaccinated.
Dr. Abdul El Sayed, who lost the election to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in 2018, said Michigan needs lockdowns to stop COVID-19.
Michigan reported more than 40 new COVID-19 outbreaks in schools. Numbers are released each Monday.
On Thursday, April 22, 2021, the state of Michigan reported 4,867 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 108 deaths linked to the virus.
Michigan's governor said the state could be seeing a drop in infections soon after the seven-day average for test positivity fell last week for the first time in months.
Many Michigan SOS services are available online or at kiosks.
Across Beaumont's 8 hospitals, 18 women who are about to give birth or recently have delivered are positive with COVID-19 as these moms-to-be consider safety of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Michigan sticks out like a sore thumb in the U.S. owning the highest infection rate in the country, even with restrictions in place. Yet, some states like Florida and Texas, which have no capacity limits on businesses, also have much smaller coronavirus rates. Why?
Numerous Michigan businesses are collecting customers' names and phone numbers for COVID-19 contact tracing.
Michigan's COVID-19 restrictions have been extended, and children between 2 and 4 must now wear masks.
The Detroit Public Schools Community District will stay on pause from face-to-face instruction at least until the May 11 school board meeting while the district continues to monitor infection rates.